Shadow of the Hawk

It is May 1932 and life in the timbered rise and fall of Western Arkansas has just gotten harder for sixteen-year-old Sooze Williams. With debt mounting and both friends and family fleeing, Sooze is determined to “do the right thing.” She promises her heart to a well-to-do man believing true love is just another loss along the way. But when her uncle is murdered and family is accused of the crime, Sooze faces a battle worth far than money.

“The realism of John Steinbeck meets the thrill of John Grisham in this tale of love, sacrifice and betrayal.” – Reader’s Entertainment Magazine

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