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The Grave of God's Daughter

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A woman is faced with the past she's tried to put behind her only to find that what transpired in her childhood has never been further away than her own shadow.

The year is 1941. Rooted in the lonely outreaches of the Allegheny Mountains lies the town of Hyde Bend. Its heart: a steel mill; its bones: the tight community of Polish immigrants who inhabit it; and its blood: th
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Published November 16th 2010 by HarperCollins e-books (first published October 28th 2010)
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Denise Kruse
Just before WWII, a 12 year old girl tells her experience of life with her 6 year old brother, Martin, in a poor Polish Catholic community, Hyde Bend near the Allegheny Mountains, with distant parents who are often hurtful. Mystery, fear and sadness pervade their little lives but does it break them? Beautifully written.
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