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The Making of Isaac Hunt (Isaac Hunt Series #1)

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At his grandfather's deathbed, Isaac Hunt, a black man with blue eyes and skin so fair he looks white, learns his parents aren't really his parents.Armed with only his birth mother's nameand the city where she last lived and reeling from betrayal, he goesin search of her and in search of the truth about his past.

His odyssey takes him deep into the south, where the Klan sti
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Paperback, 352 pages
Published June 1st 2007 by Lift Every Voice
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SapphireDCM
Jan 12, 2014 SapphireDCM rated it it was amazing
Really enjoyed this story. Linda Leigh Hargrove is an excellent author. I hope she's working on a new book. I would love to read more from her.
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This inspirational novel has some of the same serious social themes found in My Hands Came Away Red, in addition to a fast-paced mystery and strong characters.
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Dec 24, 2011 Salinka rated it it was ok
C'était sympa et sans prise de tête jusqu'à ce qu'elle introduise Dieu, Jesus dans l'histoire.
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About generational sins and Isaac's finding his place in the world.
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Linda Leigh Hargrove blends suspense, humor, and faith into compelling stories about race and class in America. Her writings include the Isaac Hunt series: The Making of Isaac Hunt (2007), Loving Cee Cee Johnson (2008), and Saving Tate Michaels (2014). She resides in North Carolina with her husband and three sons. She blogs at 17seeds.org and UrbanFaith.com.
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