Sweetgirl E–pub New


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    Sweetgirl E–pub New I could see the baby was shrieking but its cries were buried by the wind The snow blew in sideways edged across the floor and dusted the baby

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    Sweetgirl E–pub New this was pitched to me by greg as a funny Winter's Boneand that's a very good description although funny is relative and it's funny used to offset otherwise horrible things and funny compared to other grit lit but considering the plot of the story it's amazing there's anything funny about it at all a sixteen yea

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    characters Ë PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Travis Mulhauser Travis Mulhauser ↠ 4 Free read Sweetgirl E–pub New The first thing I noticed about this book was how wonderfully it was written the words and the plot just flowed aimlessly Nothing was forced it was all as natural as a story being told to one person by another Another thing was the location grit lit in Northern Michigan Love it The characters Percy and Portis are both very memorable characters Percy sixteen years old with way to much responsibility for one so young trying to take care of

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    Read Sweetgirl characters Ë PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Travis Mulhauser Travis Mulhauser ↠ 4 Free read Edit 13 Apr 2017 Kindle 199 TodayPercy James 16 lives in the hills of Cutler County Michigan She’s accustomed to her mot

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    Travis Mulhauser ↠ 4 Free read Sweetgirl E–pub New I really liked this book another one set in Michigan where I live Very atmospheric novel that kept me completely engaged as I seemed to be on the cold snowy journey to safety along with two of the main characters a

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    Travis Mulhauser ↠ 4 Free read Sweetgirl E–pub New Sixteen year old Percy's mama is on the meth again She has taken off and Percy heads over to the local drug dealer's house to try and find her mama to drag her home again When she gets there her mama Carletta isn't therebut the local drug deal

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    Sweetgirl E–pub New characters Ë PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Travis Mulhauser Travis Mulhauser ↠ 4 Free read A fearless sixteen year old girl whose search for her missing mother leads to an unexpected discovery and a life

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    Sweetgirl E–pub New I thought this well written rural noir thriller was really terrific I had never heard of the author before but I w

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    Sweetgirl E–pub New 475★ I was a foot from the shotgun now and knew I could reach it in time if he lunged I believed I could turn it on him and sueeze the trigger too—that I would be able to shoot him down right there in the room if he changed his mind”Yep you and me both Percy It’s true This kind of story can bring out the worst in the reader

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characters Ë PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Travis Mulhauser Travis Mulhauser ↠ 4 Free read Sweetgirl Read & Download ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Taut and darkly humorous tour de force that is horrifying tender and hopefulAdvance Praise for “Sweetgirl is a gritty compelling novel of a world where even a sixteen year old must confront what Edith Wharton called ‘the hard considerations of the poor’ Mulhauser depicts his people and their landscape with uncompromising fidelity” Ron RashTravis Mulhauser’s Sweetgirl is a compulsively readable novel – no doubt about it finish the first chapter and you will be hooked I guarantee This book is violent dark and impressively redemptive Villains are haunted by their innocent victims and somehow discover grace Heroes are flawed fallible and reek of whiskey and regret And perhaps at the center of Mulhauser’s novel is an unlikely character whom never speaks a word never takes a step but propels the entire story along like a runaway eighteen wheeler Sweetgirl is a upper Midwestern homage to great American uest novels like True Grit and Winter’s Bone It is a truly memorable and remarkable read Nickolas Butler Internationally bestselling author of Shotgun Lovesongs and Beneath the Bonfire“Travis Mulhauser’s Sweetgirl is a riveting novel about a bunch of drug addicts and drug dealers and boozers and uasi orphans and uasi parents dealing with the prospect of a missing baby girl during a massive snowstorm in northern Michigan This sounds grim and it can be grim but this book is also far far funnier than it has any right to be If you’re a fan of Charles Portis and Denis Johnson and if you’re not you. Edit 13 Apr 2017 Kindle 199 TodayPercy James 16 lives in the hills of Cutler County Michigan She s accustomed to her mother going missing but with a blizzard on the horizon she s afraid of where she is whom she s with and most of all if she s passed out somewhere That s the trouble with Carletta she s trouble troubled and troubling Figuring Carletta might be at Shelton Potter s cabin she heads over to his place Shelton and his girlfriend are passed out cold downstairs but Percy lets herself in and heads upstairs looking for her mother No Carletta to be found but inside a room with a window open Percy finds a screaming baby girl who wraps her tiny hand around Percy s finger and her heart She bundles her up and off they go Percy has no father to turn to so she heads to the next best thing the only man her mother had a relationship with that she was ever close to Portis Dale but Portis isn t exactly next door and the winds are howling and the temperature s dropping The adventure that ensues is well an adventure While there are dark moments tense moments there is sweetness to be found underneath it all with Sweetgirl

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characters Ë PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Travis Mulhauser Travis Mulhauser ↠ 4 Free read Sweetgirl Read & Download ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Should be then this is book is exactly what you’ve been wanting what you’ve been waiting for” Brock Clarke author of The Happiest People in the World“There’s a big old neon heart pulsing on every page of Sweetgirl like the sign to a bar you can’t help but enter I felt thrilled and shocked and I couldn’t stop turning the pages Travis Mulhauser is a writer to be reckoned with” Lindsay Hunter author of Ugly Girls and Don’t Kiss Me“In its dark and deadpan hilarity Sweetgirl reminded me of other great chroniclers of the criminal element found in our upper Midwest Tom Drury Jim Harrison the Coen Brothers in Fargo But Mulhauser’s Cutler County a place of numbered days and last chances is a part of that country we’ve not seen before Nor have we heard it described in a voice like Percy James’s filled with true wit cunning and the unwanted wisdom of a child denied a childhood This novel comes on like the blizzard at its center and leaves you dazzled and dazed not only by how much Travis Mulhauser knows but how deeply he cares” Michael Parker author of All I Have in This World“To try to nail down what Mulhauser is doing in Sweetgirl to say it’s a comedy or a tragedy is to do the book a grave disservice It’s far too large of heart and full of ambition to call it any one thing Like its young narrator Sweetgirl seeks first and foremost and finally only the truth It is a beautiful harrowing startling achievement And it’s one hell of a great story” Drew Perry author of Kids These Days. A fearless sixteen year old girl whose search for her missing mother leads to an unexpected discovery and a life and death struggle in the harsh frozen landscape of the upper MidwestA heartfelt and sincere book beautiful Between tender and tough Percy the 16 year young heroine she touched my heartIn a way this story reminds you of the brave 14 year old Mattie Ross of True Grit just read this Sort of a modern version story of persistence fighting spirit and stamina A dark but hopeful story Written very much to the point simple spot on Well I had to cry in the end and that means a book hit me right in the heart and that deserves 5 stars RecommendedThis is the storyPercy is sixteen and used to her mama disappointing her But this time her mama s been gone for nine days and she s been seen up at Shelton Potter s farmhouse Which can only mean she s strung out on home cooked meth again A blizzard rolls in in Cutler county Michigan middle of January and Percy jumps in her pickup and sets off for the farmhouse She finds Shelton owning the house and a woman passed out on the floor sleeping off the latest binge But no sign of her mama Percy heads upstairs and finds a neglected baby girl baby Jenna soon nicknamed sweetgirl in urgent need of care and attention Percy knows she has no choice She has to take the baby and get her to a hospital soon But the blizzard shows no signs of stopping and soon her pickup is snowed in Now she s on foot and before long two bit criminal Shelton wakes up and heads out with four of his associates on the hunt for whoever has taken the babyShe finds her mother s ex Portis a troubled guy with a good heart though with whom she always kept contact and together they set out to get the baby to a hospital with bad guys in pursuit her mother turning up drugged and disoriented and the weather growing worse A definite highlight of 2016 for me this book

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characters Ë PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ↠ Travis Mulhauser Travis Mulhauser ↠ 4 Free read Sweetgirl Read & Download ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook A blistering debut driven by the raw whip smart voice of Percy James a fearless sixteen year old girl whose search for her missing mother leads to an unexpected discovery and a life and death struggle in the harsh frozen landscape of the upper MidwestAs a blizzard bears down Percy James sets off to find her troubled mother Carletta For years Percy has had to take care of herself and Mama a woman who’s been unraveling for as long as her daughter can remember Fearing Carletta is strung out on meth and won’t survive the storm Percy heads for Shelton Potter’s cabin deep in the woods of northern MichiganBut when Percy arrives there is no sign of Carletta Searching the house she finds Shelton and his girlfriend drugged into oblivion and a crying baby girl left alone in a freezing room upstairs From the moment the baby wraps a tiny hand around her finger Percy knows she must save her a split second decision that commences a dangerous odyssey in which she must battle the elements and evade Shelton and a small band of desperate criminals hell bent on getting that baby back As the storm breaks and violence erupts Percy will be forced to confront the haunting nature of her mother’s affliction and come to find her own fate tied and inextricably to that of the baby she is determined to save Filled with the sweeping sense of cultural and geographic isolation of its setting the hills of fictional Cutler County in northern Michigan Sweetgirl is an affecting exploration of courage sacrifice and the ties that bind a. The first thing I noticed about this book was how wonderfully it was written the words and the plot just flowed aimlessly Nothing was forced it was all as natural as a story being told to one person by another Another thing was the location grit lit in Northern Michigan Love it The characters Percy and Portis are both very memorable characters Percy sixteen years old with way to much responsibility for one so young trying to take care of her mother who is hooked on drugs and alcohol Portis a man who despite his addictions is a stand up guy one who is there in pinch always available to help Percy He really tries to help her and will pay heavilyThis is an adventure story but also a character study Drugs addictions the harm and sorrow they cause to others and to themselves So incredibly powerful that even though they wish they were different could change that the rough circumstances they find themselves in could be alleviatedthey are unable to get out from under the drugs spell There are bad guys in this novel certainly but bad guys who it seems wish they weren t The book ends on a very hopeful note that Percy might manage to escape the dire future that seems to beckon and have a fulfilling life This is a novel about caring doing the right thing and the hardships and brutal reality of addictions BrilliantARc from publisher

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  • Sweetgirl
  • Travis Mulhauser
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  • 08 September 2020
  • 9780062400840