The Story of Beautiful GirlBook - 2011
In 1968, Lynnie, a white woman with a disability, and Homan, a deaf African-American man, are languishing in a mental institution. After Lynnie becomes pregnant, she escapes with Homan and they are taken in by Martha, a widow who owns a farmhouse. When authorities find them, Homan escapes and Lynnie is captured, while Martha hides Lynnie's newborn baby. Over the next 40 years, Lynnie, Homan, Martha, and baby Julia lead divided lives.
Publisher: New York : Grand Central Pub., 2011
Characteristics: 346 p. ; 24 cm
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780446574464 (hbk.)
Call Number: FICTION SIMON