The romance of the 1800's featured in this book is moving and takes you completely in. Kathleen Duey has once again captivated us with her novel.
In the remote Louisiana world we see a young girl, Madelaine, get her life ravaged over just one summer. Three hurricanes sweep in threatening not only to ruin her father's plantation but also the threat of taking her life.
The real story is the can not be love between Madelaine and a Cajun named Francoise. Her family would never accept her love for a low class Cajun.
Madelaine struggles for inner piece and the love of a life time inthe epic novel.
This report prepared by Jessica