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By Anne Moose

Arkansas summer season is a robust novel approximately love and racial terror within the Jim Crow South.

It's 1955, and Catherine has joined her father in Arkansas after her grandfather's loss of life. She's a California university pupil, and it really is her first stopover at to her grandparents' farm because the summer season 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 appeal, yet may perhaps by no means have imagined the far-reaching effects in their premature love.

Arkansas summer season takes readers on an emotional trip of ardour and suspense, the entire whereas shining a focus at the twisted ethos and violence of the segregated South.

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