Prayers and Lies

By Sherri Wood Emmons
(Kensington, Paperback, 9780758253248, 320pp.)

Publication Date: March 26, 2013

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When seven-year-old Bethany meets her six-year-old cousin, Renna Mae, it's the beginning of a lifelong kinship that saves both from a bone-deep loneliness. It's also the start of a family's unraveling, as long-buried secrets and sins are exposed.

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