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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury ROM FIC MURRAY, D (Text to phone) 34005150472479 Adult New Fiction Available -

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"Sila, a young, bewitching Cherokee, flees a marriage to a brutal drunk in the dead of winter and finds herself knocking on the door of a mill office, destitute and looking for work. There, she meets the handsome Charley Barkley, the owner and a married father of ten. Despite the fact that they have virtually nothing in common -- and thirty years between them -- a spark ignites. For Charley, once their passionate love affair intensifies, there is no going back to his loveless marriage -- especially after Sila is with child. They marry and his logging empire expands, as does their family. Though they face tragedy and treachery along the way, they thrive until, just when their lives seems perfect, Charley falls victim to cancer. Sila's devastation at the loss of her husband is compounded by the onset of the Great Depression. With her inheritance gone and faced with losing her home, she is forced to do the unthinkable to protect herself and her children in a final act of survival"--Back cover
Subject: Cherokee women > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
May-December romances > Fiction.
Cancer > Patients > Fiction.
Racially mixed families > Fiction.
Depressions > 1929 > Fiction.
Genre: Love stories.
Romance fiction.
Historical fiction.

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