This I Know

This I Know

Large Print - 2018
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In a small Midwest town in the late 1960s, eleven-year-old Grace Carter has a talent for hiding things. She’s had plenty of practice, burying thoughts and feelings that might anger her strict Evangelical pastor father, and concealing the deep intuition she carries inside. The Knowing, as Grace calls it, offers glimpses of people’s pasts and futures. It enables her to see into the depth of her mother’s sadness, and even allows Grace to talk to Isaac, her twin brother who died at birth. To her wise, loving Aunt Pearl, the Knowing is a family gift; to her daddy, it’s close to witchcraft. When Grace's mother lapses into deep depression after bringing home a new baby, Grace will face a life-changing choice—ignore her gift and become the obedient daughter her father demands, or find the courage to make herself heard, even if it means standing apart . . .
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2018
Characteristics: 467 pages ; 23 cm
Edition: Large print edition
ISBN: 9781432851347 (hardcover)
Call Number: LP FICTION EDWARDS

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