By Bryan Wiggins
In this poignant non secular novel that echoes the emotional resonance of The Glass Castle and Running with Scissors, an unforeseen reunion at a distant lakeside camp within the Maine woods deals the opportunity of reconciliation and therapeutic for a guy and his fractured family.
For years, Paul Strand has been estranged from his family members. but if his mother's escalating Alzheimer's affliction creates a quandary that calls him domestic, he is burdened into website hosting a reunion he is refrained from for many years within the one position he notion his kinfolk may by no means go back to: the agricultural kingdom park in Maine the place his little sister drowned years earlier than on a relatives holiday.
Over the process ten days of guiding his family members over tough terrain, Paul unearths himself torn among his wish for isolation and the necessity to reconnect with the single those who could make him entire. yet after a life of separation, is the painful chasm among them—and inside Paul's personal soul—too deep to overcome?
Bryan Wiggins's fantastically rendered novel illuminates the mysterious energy of the barren region and the resiliency of the human spirit to heal within the wake of devastating trauma.
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