{read online Audiobooks} The Moonshiners Daughter Author Donna Everhart – Bilb-weil.de

Set in North Carolina in 1960 and brimming with authenticity and grit, The Moonshiner s Daughterevokes the singular life of sixteen year old Jessie Sasser, a young woman determined to escape her family s past.Generations of Sassers have made moonshine in the Brushy Mountains of Wilkes County, North Carolina Their history is recorded in a leather bound journal that belongs to Jessie Sasser s daddy, but Jessie wants no part of it As far as she s concerned, moonshine caused her mother s death a dozen years ago.Her father refuses to speak about her mama, or about the day she died But Jessie has a gnawing hunger for the truth one that compels her to seek comfort in food Yet all her self destructive behavior seems to do is feed what her school s gruff but compassionate nurse describes as the monster inside Jessie.Resenting her father s insistence that moonshining runs in her veins, Jessie makes a plan to destroy the stills, using their neighbors as scapegoats Instead, her scheme escalates an old rivalry and reveals long held grudges As she endeavors to right wrongs old and new, Jessie s loyalties will bring her to unexpected revelations about her family, her strengths and a legacy that may provide her with the answers she has been longing for.

11 thoughts on “The Moonshiners Daughter

  1. Robin Robin says:

    I was fortunate to win this ARC, that said go buy it or borrow it as soon as available I highly reccommend it Was a great book.Set in North Carolina, early 60 s 16 y.o Jessie Sasser is the main character She grows up in a moonshine family Her mother dies in a fire when she is 4 and her brother is two Her memories of that day color her preception of the family business Her father refuses to speak about her mama and what happened that day As the story goes on and Jessie experiences of life ,learning of the past her legacy and shiner blood comes thru.