"...portrays complex relationships so beautifully, so wisely. This novel builds and doesn't disappoint. Just great storytelling."
Page Lambert, award-winning author of In Search of Kinship, Shifting Stars, and other works.
"...a compelling novel... Heloise Jones knows the region’s people and landscape intimately, and she tells her story with eloquence, sympathy, and
a hard-won sense of hope in the human spirit."
Ron Rash, award-winning author of Serena, Saints at the River and other works.
"...a lyrical and unforgettable tale of love, violence, survival and grace, rendered in language as lush and exquisite as the novel’s Appalachian Mountain setting...a sure winner."
Valerie Ann Leff, author of Better Home and Husbands.
"...a fine story, well-told, with people I care about. In fact, I wish it had been longer, and would love someday to see what happens next. Heloise Jones is a new voice who deserves to be heard."
Wayne Caldwell, author of Cataloochee and Requiem by Fire.