By Anne Moose
It's 1955, and Catherine has joined her father in Arkansas after her grandfather's dying. She's a California collage scholar, and it really is her first stopover at to her grandparents' farm because the summer time she used to be 9. whilst she is reunited with Jimmy, whom she'd performed with as a toddler, the 2 are instantly attracted to each other. They comprehend the hazards in their interracial allure, yet might by no means have imagined the far-reaching results in their premature love.
Arkansas summer time takes readers on an emotional trip of ardour and suspense, all of the whereas shining a focus at the twisted ethos and violence of the segregated South.
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Arkansas Summer by Anne Moose