Troublesome Creek

Troublesome Creek

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by Janice Daugharty
     
 

REVISED: Like "Fried Green Tomatoes," this short novel explores a town's misjudgment of two spirited young women, one an insider and the other an outsider. Following 9-11, 2001, and the attacks on the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center, the residents of Statenville, Georgia are edgy and eager to lay blame, suspicious of newcomers, then out pops a girl named

Overview

REVISED: Like "Fried Green Tomatoes," this short novel explores a town's misjudgment of two spirited young women, one an insider and the other an outsider. Following 9-11, 2001, and the attacks on the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center, the residents of Statenville, Georgia are edgy and eager to lay blame, suspicious of newcomers, then out pops a girl named "Normal" from a chicken truck en route to Florida. Daff, well-known in the town, feels obligated to take Normal in, and becomes involved in the town's war against all things abnormal—especially Normal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011051906
Publisher:
Janice Daugharty
Publication date:
06/09/2010
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
84,635
File size:
439 KB
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Janice Daugharty, artist in residence at Abraham Baldwin Agriculture College, in Tifton, Georgia, is the author of 7 print novels and two story collections. Her newest novel, "The Little Known," is now available in ebook and print. Daugharty is in the process of uploading e-stories to Smashwords for your reading pleasure. For more on this author visit www.janicedaugharty.com See "Fans of Janice Daugharty" on Facebook and author profile at HarperCollins.com. I have a new print and ebook novel coming out at the end of Feb 2011. The title is "Heir to the Everlasting."

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Troublesome Creek 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Loved it
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good southern story with the kind of small-town characters I like to read about. Especially loved the landlady who wouldn't allow the curtains to be opened in her rental travel trailer. Would read this author again.