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Her Own Place

Dori Sanders

Dori Sanders’ first novel, Clover, won her the coveted Lillian Smith Award, a Walt Disney movie option, and an appearance on NBC’s Sunday Today. Now her eagerly awaited second novel takes her readers to rural South Carolina again for a gentle and wise look at the lives of everyday people, black and white. The only child of tenant farmers, Mae Lee Barnes marries young and saves her wages from the munitions factory to buy a farm. When her husband returns from World War II, he can’t keep a job, disappears for weeks at a time, and finally leaves Mae Lee alone to raise five children and run the farm. Being the proud and indomitable woman that she is, Mae Lee transforms her life through the years to meet the vagaries of fortune and the changing times. A perfect blend of comedy and pathos, Her Own Place is a journey of mind and heart. The talent of narrator Kim Staunton makes it a story to be savored and enjoyed.

Dori Sanders’ first novel, Clover, won her the coveted Lillian Smith Award, a Walt Disney movie option, and an appearance on NBC’s Sunday Today. Now her eagerly awaited second novel takes her readers to rural South Carolina again for a gentle and wise look at the lives of everyday people, black and white. The only child of tenant farmers, Mae Lee Barnes marries young and saves her wages from the munitions factory to buy a farm. When her husband returns from World War II, he can’t keep a job, disappears for weeks at a time, and finally leaves Mae Lee alone to raise five children and run the farm. Being the proud and indomitable woman that she is, Mae Lee transforms her life through the years to meet the vagaries of fortune and the changing times. A perfect blend of comedy and pathos, Her Own Place is a journey of mind and heart. The talent of narrator Kim Staunton makes it a story to be savored and enjoyed.
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Genres:

Romance

Description:

Dori Sanders’ first novel, Clover, won her the coveted Lillian Smith Award, a Walt Disney movie option, and an appearance on NBC’s Sunday Today. Now her eagerly awaited second novel takes her readers to rural South Carolina again for a gentle and wise look at the lives of everyday people, black and white. The only child of tenant farmers, Mae Lee Barnes marries young and saves her wages from the munitions factory to buy a farm. When her husband returns from World War II, he can’t keep a job, disappears for weeks at a time, and finally leaves Mae Lee alone to raise five children and run the farm. Being the proud and indomitable woman that she is, Mae Lee transforms her life through the years to meet the vagaries of fortune and the changing times. A perfect blend of comedy and pathos, Her Own Place is a journey of mind and heart. The talent of narrator Kim Staunton makes it a story to be savored and enjoyed.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Kim Staunton

Length:

6h 34m


Chapters

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05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

07:05


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

15:04


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

24:55


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

21:01


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

21:26


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

22:19


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:33


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

10:42


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

21:40


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:42


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

08:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

27:38


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

14:35


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

18:47


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

11:17


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

24:02


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

18:56


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

15:54


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

08:57


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

20:54


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

24:37


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

18:16


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

04:45


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:29


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

07:44


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

03:53