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Prayers and Lies

When 7-year-old Bethany meets her 6-year-old cousin Reana Mae, it’s the beginning of a kinship of misfits that saves both from a bone-deep loneliness.

Every summer, Bethany and her family leave Indianapolis for West Virginia’s Coal River Valley. For Bethany’s mother, the trips are a reminder of the coalmines and grinding poverty of her childhood, of a place she’d hoped to escape. But her loving relatives, and Bethany’s friendship with Reana Mae, keep them coming back. » Click Here

Prayers and Lies
by Sherri Wood Emmons

  • Publication Date: February 1, 2011
  • Genres: Fiction
  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Kensington
  • ISBN-10: 0758253249
  • ISBN-13: 9780758253248