Appalachian Daughter Audiobook
Written by: Mary Jane Salyers
On the final day of eighth grade, Maggie begins to dream of discovering a solution to escape the drudgery and confinement of life within the hole and set up her independence. Her plan begins to fall in place when she enters highschool and discovers she has a pure expertise for excelling in shorthand, typing, and different enterprise lessons. In the meantime she spares no effort in serving to her household proceed to outlive regardless of their poverty, a lower than fertile few acres, and a household historical past of instability. The standard spoken language, folkways, conventional beliefs, and spiritual practices are skillfully woven into this portrait of Appalachian household life. The creator’s sympathetic insights into mountain tradition mixed with memorably etched characters and occasions create a sensible reflection of Tennessee mountain life in the course of the decade following World Battle II. Maggie’s life takes an sudden flip when her cousin JD reveals a darkish secret that might shatter the household. Maggie struggles to take care of her desires of a greater life amidst the various trials that may check the grit of this Appalachian Daughter.
- Listening Length: 8 hours and 25 minutes
- Program Type: Audiobook
- Version: Unabridged