By Bryan Wiggins
In this poignant religious 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 potential of reconciliation and therapeutic for a guy and his fractured family.
For years, Paul Strand has been estranged from his kinfolk. but if his mother's escalating Alzheimer's ailment creates a obstacle that calls him domestic, he is stressed into website hosting a reunion he is shunned for many years within the one position he suggestion his kin could by no means go back to: the agricultural nation park in Maine the place his little sister drowned years prior to on a kinfolk holiday.
Over the process ten days of guiding his relatives over tricky terrain, Paul unearths himself torn among his hope for isolation and the necessity to reconnect with the one 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 superbly rendered novel illuminates the mysterious energy of the wasteland and the resiliency of the human spirit to heal within the wake of devastating trauma.
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