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Cup of Dust, a - a Novel of the Dust Bowl (#01 in Pearl Spence Novels Series)

Paperback|Oct 2015
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:Where you come from isn?t who you are Ten-year-old Pearl Spence is a daydreamer, playing make-believe to escape life in Oklahoma's Dust Bowl in 1935. The Spences have their share of misfortune, but as the sheriff's family, they've got more...


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:Where you come from isn?t who you are
Ten-year-old Pearl Spence is a daydreamer, playing make-believe to escape life in Oklahoma's Dust Bowl in 1935. The Spences have their share of misfortune, but as the sheriff's family, they've got more than most in this dry, desolate place. They're who the town turns to when there's a crisis or a need?and during these desperate times, there are plenty of both, even if half the town stands empty as people have packed up and moved on.
Pearl is proud of her loving, strong family, though she often wearies of tracking down her mentally impaired older sister or wrestling with her grandmother's unshakable belief in a God who Pearl just isn?t sure she likes.
Then a mysterious man bent on revenge tramps into her town of Red River. Ernie DuPre is dangerous and he seems fixated on Pearl. When he reveals why he's really there and shares a shocking secret involving the whole town, dust won?t be the only thing darkening Pearl's world.
While the tone is suspenseful and often poignant, the subtle humor of Pearl's voice keeps A Cup of Dust from becoming heavy-handed. Finkbeiner deftly paints a story of a family unit coming together despite fractures of distress threatening to pull them apart.

-Publisher

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 446934
  • Product Code 9780825443886
  • ISBN 0825443881
  • EAN 9780825443886
  • Pages 320
  • Department General Books
  • Category Fiction
  • Sub-Category Suspense Mystery
  • Publisher Kregel Publications
  • Publication Date Oct 2015
  • Sales Rank 61917
  • Dimensions 215 x 139 x 15mm
  • Weight 0.377kg

Susie Finkbeiner

Susie Finkbeiner is a stay-at-home mom, speaker, and author from West Michigan. Her previous books include "Paint Chips" (2013) and "My Mother's Chamomile" (2014). She has served as fiction editor and regular contributor to the Burnside Writers Guild and Unbound magazine. Finkbeiner is an avid blogger (see www.susiefinkbeiner.com), is on the planning committee of the Breathe Christian Writers Conference, and has presented or led groups of other writers at several conferences.

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