Above the Slate: An Appalachian Love Story by Lou Martin PDF

By Lou Martin

ISBN-10: 1931672113

ISBN-13: 9781931672115

while Neva and Grady marry, she desires of possessing their very own domestic, whereas he goals of organizing his fellow coal miners to struggle for his or her rights. Above the Slate follows the twists and turns of the couple’s existence together—their birthing and grieving, their hoping and hiding from the legislation. all through all of it, Neva and Grady stay dedicated to various, frequently conflicting dreams.

A all the way down to earth account, Above the Slate is instructed within the simple and earthy voices of a husband and spouse who fight opposed to the cruel realities of Appalachian coal nation within the Nineteen Thirties. Imprisonment and break out, the loss of life of 1 baby, the beginning of 3, and a sad mine explosion supply the tale constitution; a decent portrayal of family members relationships supplies it heart.

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