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Paperback, 261 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $16 |


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Book Summary

Triggering a romance and debate by seeking shelter in a church and becoming a minister's wife, homeless Lila reflects on her hardscrabble life on the run with a canny young drifter and her efforts to reconcile her painful past with her husband's gentle Christian world view. By a Pulitzer Prize-winning author. Reprint. A finalist for the National Book Award.

Awards and Recognition

13 weeks on NPR Paperback Fiction Bestseller List