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A question of mercy : a novel / Elizabeth Cox ; foreword by Jill McCorkle.

Cox, Elizabeth, 1942- author. (Author).
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South Whitley Community Public Library - South Whitley F COX (Text) 30402004668937 NEW FICTION Checked out 12/27/2016

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  • ISBN: 9781611177220 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1611177227 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 207 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Columbia, SC : University of South Carolina Press, [2016]

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Summary, etc.: "Adam Finney, a young man who is mentally disabled, faces sterilization and lobotomy in a state-supported asylum. When he is found dead in the French Broad River of rural North Carolina, his teenaged stepsister, Jess, is sought for questioning by their family and the police. Jess's odyssey of escape across four states leads into dark territories of life-and-death moral choices where compassion and grace offer faint illumination but few answers."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Young women > Fiction.
Forgiveness > Fiction.
Families > Fiction
Genre: Domestic fiction

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