The Mother Tongue
THE MOTHER TONGUE
Bantam, Feb 2001, 6.99, 311 pp.
Gale Grayson returns to her hometown of Statlers Cross, Georgia, but quickly realizes neither she nor her daughter Katie Pru belongs in the reclusive town any longer. Gale traveled to England and married a poet who actually was a terrorist. Her spouse killed someone before committing suicide. Some years after having his child, she returned to the states to try to regain the ...