By Ann Hite
Nellie Clay married Hobbs Pritchard with no even noticing he used to be a spell conjured right into a guy, a jogging, conversing ghost tale. yet her mama knew. She observed it in her tea leaves: demise. parents advised Nellie to get off the mountain whereas she may possibly, to return domestic prior to it was once too overdue. Hobbs wasn’t not anything yet difficulty. He’d even killed a guy. No telling what else. That mountain used to be haunted, and shortly sufficient, Nellie might believe it too. a technique or one other, Hobbs could get what used to be coming to him. The ghosts could see to that. . . .
Told within the lovely voices of 5 girls whose lives are inextricably sure whilst a homicide happens in rural Depression-era North Carolina, Ann Hite’s unforgettable debut spans generations and conjures the easiest of Southern folk-lore—mystery, spirits, hoodoo, and the incomparable fantastic thing about the Appalachian landscape.
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