Into the free

In Depression-era Mississippi, Millie Reynolds longs to escape the madness that marks her world. With an abusive father and a 'nothing mama,' she struggles to find a place where she really belongs. The gypsies who caravan through town have led Millie to the truth about generations of her f...

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Main Author: Cantrell, Julie, 1973-
Other Authors: Bell, Luci Christian. (Narrator)
Format: Spoken Word Recording Electronic
Language:English
Published:[Carol Stream, Ill.] : Oasis Audio, [2012]
Edition:Unabridged.
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Main Author:Cantrell, Julie, 1973-
Summary:In Depression-era Mississippi, Millie Reynolds longs to escape the madness that marks her world. With an abusive father and a 'nothing mama,' she struggles to find a place where she really belongs. The gypsies who caravan through town have led Millie to the truth about generations of her family's secrets. With forgiveness, can Millie finally make her way into the free?

A simple girl with anything but a simple story. In Depression-era Mississippi, Millie Reynolds longs to escape the madness that marks her world. With an abusive father and a "nothing mama," she struggles to find a place where she really belongs. For answers, Millie turns to the gypsies who caravan through town each spring. The travelers lead Millie to a key that unlocks generations of shocking family secrets. When tragedy strikes, the mysterious contents of the box give Millie the tools she needs to break her family's long-standing cycle of madness and abuse. Through it all, Millie experiences the thrill of first love while fighting to trust the God she believes has abandoned her. With the power of forgiveness, can Millie finally make her way into the free?

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Physical Description:1 online resource (1 sound file)
Performer:Read by Luci Christian Bell.
ISBN:9781621881216
1621881210
Author Notes:

A speech language pathologist and literacy advocate, New York Times best-selling author Julie Cantrell was most recently the editor-in-chief of the Southern Literary Review . She has served as a freelance writer for 10 years and published two children's books. Julie and her family live in Mississippi where they operate Valley House Farm.

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