The Mayor's Daughter

The Mayor's Daughter

A Novel

eBook - 2011 | 1st ed.
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Here we have the history of a heart, set in the heart of Texas. According to novelist John Nichols, "James Hoggard knows as much as anyone on earth about the small tender mercies and brutalities of people. He describes the human heart with a poignant lyricism and sometimes brutal hurting--and he understands well the demon soul. I have seldom read anyone so well-tuned to the rhythms of children and fractured families." The Mayor's Daughter is set during the 1920s, in the north Texas oil-boom town of Kiowa Falls. Civilization is just beginning to overtake frontier chaos, and "tender mercies" are i.
Publisher: San Antonio, Tex. : Wings Press, 2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781609400934
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Characteristics: 1 online resource (283 pages)

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