(EBOOK/EPUB) In West Mills

  • Hardcover
  • 272
  • In West Mills
  • DeShawn Charles Winslow
  • English
  • 09 July 2020
  • 9781635573404

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characters In West Mills Download ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub  DeShawn Charles Winslow DeShawn Charles Winslow  9 Summary Path to redemption in the chaos Knot brings to his doorstep But while he’s busy trying to fix Knot’s life Otis Lee finds himself powerless to repair the many troubles within his own family as the long buried secrets of his troubled past begin to come to lightSet in an African American community in rural North Carolina from 1941 to 1987 In West Mills is a magnificent big hearted small town story about family friendship storytelling and the redemptive power of love. 375 stars Thanks to NetGalley and Bloomsbury Publishing for a chance to read and review this book Published June 4 2019 This was a first time read of anything by Winslow and I am not sure exactly what is was about this book but I loved it I think it was a mixture of things I am always amazed by a man that can write a woman s part so well Even if it was a character like Knot rough and tumble mouthy and often with a drink in her hand than not I liked the southern aspect of this story and also the authentic speech It was a good story about family relationships how bad they can get and how things are carried down thru generations To A Strange Somewhere Fled powerless to repair the many troubles within his own family as the long buried secrets of his troubled Gods and Warriors past begin to come to lightSet in an African American community in rural North Carolina from 1941 to 1987 In West Mills is a magnificent big hearted small town story about family friendship storytelling and the redemptive Bibliotheken Führen Und Entwickeln power of love. 375 stars Thanks to NetGalley and Bloomsbury Publishing for a chance to read and review this book Published June 4 2019 This was a first time read of anything by Winslow and I am not sure exactly what is was about this book but I loved it I think it was a mixture of things I am always amazed by a man that can write a woman s Erzulie's Skirt part so well Even if it was a character like Knot rough and tumble mouthy and often with a drink in her hand than not I liked the southern aspect of this story and also the authentic speech It was a good story about family relationships how bad they can get and how things are carried down thru generations

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characters In West Mills Download ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub  DeShawn Charles Winslow DeShawn Charles Winslow  9 Summary At her freedom comes at a high price Alone in her one room shack ostracized from her relatives and cut off from her hometown Knot turns to her neighbor Otis Lee Loving in search of some semblance of family and home Otis Lee is eager to help A lifelong fixer Otis Lee is determined to steer his friends and family away from decisions that will cause them heartache and ridicule After his failed attempt as a teenager to help his older sister Otis Lee discovers a possible. I loved the heartfelt debut In West Mills by De Shawn Charles Winslow In this charming story about an African American family in North Carolina spanning from the 1940s 1987 and the difficult struggles and complexities of love we meet Knot She has an unconventional lifestyle always reveling in her freedomREAD MORE AT Book Nation by Jen Heart of Ash Blood and Salt #2 price Alone in her one room shack ostracized from her relatives and cut off from her hometown Knot turns to her neighbor Otis Lee Loving in search of some semblance of family and home Otis Lee is eager to help A lifelong fixer Otis Lee is determined to steer his friends and family away from decisions that will cause them heartache and ridicule After his failed attempt as a teenager to help his older sister Otis Lee discovers a Eight Second Cowboy possible. I loved the heartfelt debut In West Mills by De Shawn Charles Winslow In this charming story about an African American family in North Carolina spanning from the 1940s 1987 and the difficult struggles and complexities of love we meet Knot She has an unconventional lifestyle always reveling in her freedomREAD MORE AT Book Nation by Jen

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characters In West Mills Download ☆ E-book, or Kindle E-pub  DeShawn Charles Winslow DeShawn Charles Winslow  9 Summary For readers of The Twelve Tribes of Hattie and The Turner House an intimately told story about a woman living by her own rules and the rural community that struggles to understand herAzalea “Knot” Centre is determined to live life as she pleases Let the people of West Mills say what they will; the neighbors’ gossip won’t keep Knot from what she loves best cheap moonshine nineteenth century literature and the company of men And yet Knot is starting to learn th. Following the lives of a group of people in North Carolina West Mills the book opens with a young woman telling her boyfriend to get out Meet Azalea nicknamed Knot a hard drinking hard loving woman who wants to live her life her way Took a while for me to warm up to her I definitely don t approve of many things she does but by books end despite her abrasivesness she won me over The book takes place over four decades in this black community set in the 1940s a time when unwed pregnancies were looked down on When a family disowns one there is no other choice but to live alone or to make a new family from the friends one has The other residents all have their own problems but I came to pretty much like all of them The characters have many secrets secrets we know and others know but not the one to which the secret applies That creates the tension in the story and between the charactersAs Knot says No secrets The longer they re kept the hurt they cause when they re set freeThere is plenty of hurt here but support and friendship loving and forgiveness as well A debut novel with a great deal of pathos and passion Reminded me of a young Hurston or Morrison ARC from Bloomsbury Publishing and Netgalley