By Jim Lewis
After an outstanding debut together with his novel Sister, Jim Lewis once more proves his striking expertise with Why the Tree Loves the Ax.
Caroline Harrison is a tender girl drifting around the state from a mystery previous to an doubtful destiny. Stranded accidentally in a small Texas urban, she makes a decision to cool down and remain, in basic terms to have her peace destroyed through a second of encouraged fury. From there she's at the run, to big apple urban to confront her ex-husband, after which upstate, the place she lands in a small apartment within the woods inhabited by way of 3 males and an eight-year-old boy—a tiny legal group. yet will they assist her or harm her? And what precisely are they scheming?
This is a narrative of woman violence, worry, and resourcefulness. it's a meditation on identification and reminiscence. Lewis's writing is deft and haunting, and the tale establishes a brand new version for women's narrative. Why the Tree Loves the Ax is certain to place Lewis within the pantheon of significant younger American writers.
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