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Embrace the Rain

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Critically acclaimed novelist and Mississippi native, Michael Holloway Perronne explores how a forbidden teen romance and the violent act of a desperate boy forever binds a community. One year after Hurricane Katrina devastated the small coastal town of Long Beach, Mississippi, two families with deep roots in its Southern traditions are desperately trying to rebuild the way of life they have always known. But some, including the Mexican-American Santos family, are bringing a large dose of previously all-but-unknown cultures to this insular community. While one young man, a gay prodigal son now living in San Francisco, finds himself drawn back to the very area and culture he fought so hard to leave behind. In this emotionally charged novel, three families struggle to find the beauty that can arise from the worst of nightmares.
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  • By Chances Press
    Jul 20, 2008
    "A novel exploring traditional families dealing with radical change" Midwest Book Review (Oregon, WI USA) - The lives of three families intertwine in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. "Embrace the Rain" is the story of these families trying to rebuild their lives following the massive disaster. In addition to the trouble of rebuilding, a new family appears, Mexican American, bringing their culture into the community and causing rifts. The return of the expelled gay son of one of the families doesn't help things. A novel exploring traditional families dealing with radical change, "Embrace the Rain" is an intriguing read straight through, highly recommended for community library fiction collections.
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Product Details

Publisher
Chances Press
Published
September 30, 2011
Language
English
Pages
149
File Format
PDF
File Size
518.23 KB

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