A Parchment of Leaves

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Silas House

Narrated By: Kate Forbes

Publisher: Recorded Books

Date: January 2005

Duration: 9 hours 39 minutes

Summary:

Critically acclaimed author Silas House's A Parchment of Leaves was named Kentucky Novel of the Year and won a special achievement award from the Fellowship of Southern Writers. In 1917 rural Kentucky, Saul Sullivan marries a beautiful Cherokee woman named Vine. They weather the storm of prejudice, but when Saul temporarily moves away to work a better job, his younger brother makes advances on Vine that are not welcome and ultimately lead to tragedy. Publishers Weekly praises House's "lovely storytelling, graceful prose, strong characters and his feel for Southern rural life."

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