Just Doll (the Staten Bay Trilogy) by Janice Daugharty

By Janice Daugharty

"Daugharty does a very good activity of demonstrating how usual women and men are affected, in unpredictable methods, by means of race, poverty and geography and by way of the iconic legacy of vital historic moments."
People Magazine
She is just seventeen whilst she marries right into a international of privilege, secret, heartache and keenness . . .
Doll Baxter is just grown while she weds prosperous older landowner Daniel Staten so that it will store her family's impoverished farm in post-Civil struggle Georgia. Over the a long time that stick to, Doll and Daniel fight to solve the tensions among them. either are strong-willed; either are rooted to the fertile southern soil. The twists and turns in their lives jointly impression the fates of many round them, either black and white.
"It appeared that individuals have been simply passing via merely lengthy sufficient that you should get to loving them, then long gone as though they by no means have been, or have been someone you had dreamed up for the only real objective of bringing affliction. Love was once harmful all of sudden; a baby or husband should be with you in the future and long gone the following and depart you gnawing at the nook of your pillow to maintain from crying out questions in the course of the evening. Then morning, there has been constantly morning."
Janice Daugharty's 1997 novel, EARL within the YELLOW blouse (HarperCollins), was once nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. She is the writer of 7 acclaimed novels and brief tale collections. She serves as writer-in-residence at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural collage, in Tifton, Georgia.
Visit the writer at www.janicedaugharty.com

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