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The Burying Man Cleudis Robbins

The Burying Man

Cleudis Robbins

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ISBN : 9781480229235
Paperback
247 pages
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The hills and hollers of Appalachia can swallow a man, let alone a girl like Bud Grace. Born the daughter of coal miner and funeralizing preacher Mournful Grace, her life is her fathers story. The Bloody Harlan County Coal Wars are just gettingMoreThe hills and hollers of Appalachia can swallow a man, let alone a girl like Bud Grace. Born the daughter of coal miner and funeralizing preacher Mournful Grace, her life is her fathers story. The Bloody Harlan County Coal Wars are just getting cranked up. Appalachias natural world is under assault by industrialists who are after its minerals at any cost.Mournful, the seventh son of a seventh son cursed with second sight, can see trouble coming and struggles to change the future, all the while knowing he has no power over it. Everything thats coming is already in the past. In a desperate battle to save his beloved Evengeline and their daughter Bud, he must wage his own war against enemies bent on his personal destruction.Bud lays bare the mysterious beauty and intricate customs of a forgotten land, as she unravels Mournfuls tragic tale—one of haunting poverty and unimaginable violence as two worlds collide.