Miles, J.L. Cold Rock River. Nashville: Cumberland House, 2006.
Hard Bound. Good Condition. Firm Spine. No marks or highlights. Rubbed foot. A few creases on head of dust jacket. 314 pages. 9.25" x 6.25" x 1.25." Approx. shipping weight: 2 pounds.
“In 1963 rural Georgia, with the Vietnam War cranking up, pregnant seventeen-year-old Adie Jenkins discovers the diary of pregnant seventeen-year-old Tempe Jordan, a slave girl, begun as the Civil War was winding down. Adie is haunted by the memory of her dead sister; Temple is overcome with grief over the sale of her three children sired by her master….”
“Skillfully constructed and beautifully told, this story of two women separated by time and race will grab your heart and never let go.” (-Sandra Kring, author of THE BOOK OF BRIGHT IDEAS AND CARRY ME HOME.)