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A Grown-Up Kind of Pretty: A Novel

A Grown-Up Kind of Pretty: A Novel

ISBN: 0446582352

Title: A Grown-Up Kind of Pretty: A Novel

Author: Joshilyn Jackson

KDL Description:


Three generations of the Slocumb family must deal with a traumatizing family secret after Mosey finds a small grave in their backyard.

Amazon Description:

A GROWN-UP KIND OF PRETTY is a powerful saga of three generations of women, plagued by hardships and torn by a devastating secret, yet inextricably joined by the bonds of family. Fifteen-year-old Mosey Slocumb-spirited, sassy, and on the cusp of womanhood-is shaken when a small grave is unearthed in the backyard, and determined to figure out why it’s there. Liza, her stroke-ravaged mother, is haunted by choices she made as a teenager. But it is Jenny, Mosey’s strong and big-hearted grandmother, whose maternal love braids together the strands of the women’s shared past—and who will stop at nothing to defend their future.