Wiley Cash

Wiley Cash

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September 07, 1977



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Wiley Cash is the author of The New York Times best seller A Land More Kind than Home (William Morrow/HarperCollins). A native of North Carolina, he and his wife currently live in Morgantown, WV. Please visit www.wileycash.com to learn more about Wiley's novel or to schedule a visit with your book club, class, or community.

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Dear fellow writers, collectors, and booksellers... I'll cut right to it.

My friend Sean has a pretty bad case of cancer... two young boys... a wonderful wife... a career working with adults with special needs... a desperate financial situation... an incredibly high (I'd say 'criminal') deductible... and very few options.

I'm asking if you'd be willing to donate a signed copy of a 1st edition of... Read more of this blog post »
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A Land More Kind Than Home
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“I've heard it said before that those who don't learn from the past are bound to repeat it, and I just don't know what I think about that. I figure I don't have too much use for it. The past will just weigh on you if you spend too much time remembering it.”
Wiley Cash, A Land More Kind Than Home

“It's a good thing to see that people can heal after they've been broken, that they can change and become something different from what they were before.”
Wiley Cash, A Land More Kind Than Home

“But since then I've learned to just go ahead and take fairness out of the equation. If you do, things stand the chance of making a whole lot more sense.”
Wiley Cash, A Land More Kind Than Home


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