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The Healing free pdf Plantation mistress Amanda Satterfield's intense grief over losing her daughter crosses the line into madness when she takes a newborn slave child as her own and names her Granada. Troubled by his wife's disturbing mental state and concerned about a mysterious plague that is sweeping through the plantation's slave quarters, Master Satterfield purchases Polly Shine, a slave woman known as a healer who immediately senses a spark of the same gift in Granada. Soon, a domestic battle of wills begins, leading to a tragedy that weaves together three generations of strong Southern women. Rich in mood and atmosphere, "The Healing" is a powerful, warmhearted novel about unbreakable bonds and the power of story to heal.

About Jonathan Odell

JONATHAN ODELL is the author of the acclaimed novel "The View from Delphi," which deals with the struggle for equality in pre-civil rights Mississippi, his home state. His short stories and essays have appeared in numerous collections. He spent his business career as a leadership coach to Fortune 500 companies and currently resides in Minnesota.

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Author : Jonathan Odell
Publisher : Anchor Books
Data Published : 13 November 2012
ISBN : 0307744566
EAN : 9780307744562
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 340 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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