The Stone Necklace: A Novel (Story River Books) by Carla Damron,Patti Callahan Henry

By Carla Damron,Patti Callahan Henry

Clawing chest pains and a fiery motor vehicle crash take one lifestyles and alter the future of 4 others. The Stone Necklace braids jointly the tales of a grieving widow, a suffering nurse, a tender mom, and a afflicted homeless guy, reminding us of the empowering and impressive methods our lives contact each other and the way, jointly, we will be able to get over even the best of losses.

Carla Damron weaves the tales of 4 humans in Columbia, South Carolina, whose possible disparate existences intersect via tragedies discovered and tragedies prevented. Lena Hastings survived breast melanoma and marital infidelity yet now faces an doubtful destiny and crises together with her teenaged daughter Becca with out the aid of the only individual she has constantly counted on. extensive care nurse Sandy Albright, newly published from drug rehab, confronts temptations from her previous and fake accusations threatening her occupation, leaving her to wonder whether a drug-free lifestyles is admittedly dwelling. Tonya Ladson, a mom whose baby is injured within the break, needs to make a decision if her domineering husband is correct and a lawsuit will remedy their monetary difficulties. Joe Booker, a homeless guy who sleeps in a graveyard, loses his mild benefactor and needs to both succumb to the true and imagined evils of his global or locate the heretofore-untapped braveness to deal with himself and for others as a stranger as soon as cared for him. laden by means of their respective pasts, the characters needs to make life-altering offerings that reverberate into the fates of the others, eventually bringing them jointly in unforeseen yet therapeutic acts of compassion, forgiveness, and redemption.

The Stone Necklace features a foreword from novelist Patti Callahan Henry.

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