✓ Dahlia's Gone: A Novel || ☆ PDF Read by ☆ Katie Estill

By Katie Estill | Comments: ( 760 ) | Date: ( Jul 17, 2019 )

A promise can change a life Even a small, casual promise extended without much thought or contemplation So learns Sand Williams, who has returned to her childhood home in the Ozarks for a much needed rest after years of working abroad as a journalist She and her husband, Frank, a hydrologist who loves caves, have moved into a cabin that Sand inherited from her fathe A promise can change a life Even a small, casual promise extended without much thought or contemplation So learns Sand Williams, who has returned to her childhood home in the Ozarks for a much needed rest after years of working abroad as a journalist She and her husband, Frank, a hydrologist who loves caves, have moved into a cabin that Sand inherited from her father on the beautiful Seven Point River A mile upstream from Sand lives Norah Everston, and the two women couldn t be different The only thing they have in common is the boundary of their land, but when Norah asks Sand to look in on her children when she and her husband go traveling, Sand reluctantly agrees, because she grew up in the Ozarks believing that you helped your neighbor out.The kids are Timothy and Dahlia, the children of Norah and Lyman by previous marriages Lyman s daughter, Dahlia, eighteen and a winsome blonde, is working to raise funds for college, while Norah s son, Timothy, a big, handsome boy described as slow, goes to a special class in high school The teenagers have never fully adjusted to their parents marriage, and the family is also divided by the subject of religion and the very strict church that Norah and Timothy faithfully attend The teenagers have never been left alone before, and Norah, who doesn t like Sand very much, has asked her to look after them for convenience sake.Dahlia s Gone is the story of three remarkable women whose lives are profoundly changed by the murder of Dahlia Everston Sand, who makes the grisly discovery , Norah, the victim s grieving step mother, who comes to blame Sand for the tragedy , and Patty Callahan, who leads the investigation of Dahlia s brutal murder Patti, the only female deputy in Weleda County, is a woman of secrets, secrets that include her intimate and influential relationship with Sand s deceased father, who was the owner and publisher of the local newspaper This mesmerizing narrative beautifully and suspensefully explores the aftermath of tragedy, and the process of facing the truth In Dahlia s Gone, Katie Estill has created brought to life three unforgettable characters whose lives intersect in both dramatic and mysterious ways Dahlia s Gone looks unflinchingly at what s been lost, but in the end this is a story about redemption, the beauty of hope, and the soul healing friendship that can be forged among women.


  • Title: Dahlia's Gone: A Novel
  • Author: Katie Estill
  • ISBN: 9780312358358
  • Page: 302
  • Format: Hardcover

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Comments Dahlia's Gone: A Novel

  • Katy Brandes

    Estill had me guessing and doubting my "whodunnit" solution throughout. I get the scathing judgment of religion within Ozarkian residents since I live in the general area and see its overwhelming influence on a continual basis. Perhaps there isn't as much of a pure-of-heart-intentions on a general basis, though. The backdrop of the Eleven Point River ecosystem added to this tragic story. It is truly one of the most beautiful areas in the Midwestern United States. I'm glad to have happened upon E [...]


  • Fran

    It was okay but Santa Cruz is DEFINITELY NOT the farthest Western point in the Continental US.


  • Jillanne Johnson

    Just OK! Many of the sub plots were left hanging which made you wonder why they were brought up in the first place.


  • Erin

    Seriously hated it. Really heavy on the symbolism, which is fine if you are into thatjust not for me. Why work so hard when you are trying to enjoy yourself?


  • Mich

    for as long as it took me, it was a very good book! i liked reading about the lengths a mom will go for their children yeah if you see it pick it up.


  • Oleta

    For the ones who don't know the author is the wife of Woodrell (Winter's Bone). It was a well written story. Her inspiration was a local crime/mystery from several years ago. It was a good book.


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