A farmer's wife who is also a school nurse has possibly been responsible for the drowning death of a child--and then, in a separate incident, she is accused of molesting a child in her care. These horrifying events and their increasingly tense and thriller-like repercussions raise questions about life in the heartland of America.
Series: Oprah's Book Club
Size: 389 pages
Height: 7.0 x 4.8 x 1.2
Format: PB-1995-1st Anchor Books Ed
Shipment Weight: 1 lb.
SOG: NN=books has minor scuffing at bottom from being slid in and out of shelf.
"Brilliant, unforgettable story about friendship, loyalty, guilt, and forgiveness--and the vicious power of the mob to destroy innocent lives."