Two thrilling digital short stories in one for Halloween from the No.1 bestselling author of the Will Trent novels. Necessary Women: She was fourteen when she watched mother die. With her mother gone, her father told her she had to be the woman of the house. And then he went away for six months. Now sheas got a surprise for him. The Mean Time: Itas a hot summeras day and twelve-year-old Peanut and her cousins are being driven into town on the back of a trailer drawn by Uncle Toby in his tractor. Itas Peanutas amean timea age and sheas about to do something sheall regret.I blindly grabbed a candy bar as I made myway tothe front ofthestore, hearing Tobya#39;s heavy steps behind me. ... I ranto hisside, kneeling to helppick upthe licorice and Skittles thathad spilledover, but hestopped me, saying, a#39;I gottum.
|Title||:||Necessary Women and The Mean Time (Short Stories)|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2013-10-17|