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The healing : a novel / Jonathan Odell.

Book Book (c2011.)
Description: 340 p. ; 25 cm.
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, c2011.
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  • ISBN: 9780385534673 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0385534671 (alk. paper)
  • Edition: 1st ed.
Summary: Mississippi plantation mistress Amanda Satterfield loses her daughter to cholera after her husband refuses to treat her for what he considers to be a "slave disease." Insane with grief, Amanda takes a newborn slave child as her own and names her Granada, much to the outrage of her husband and the amusement of their white neighbors. Seventy-five years later, Granada, now known as Gran Gran, is still living on the plantation and must revive the buried memories of her past in order to heal a young girl abandoned to her care. Together they learn the power of story to heal the body, the spirit and the soul.

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Odell, Jonathan. "The healing : a novel." New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 2011.

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