By Sam Halpern

ISBN-10: 0062233165

ISBN-13: 9780062233165

A a long way Piece to Canaan is a hot and sentimental novel from an unforeseen resource: Sam Halpern, whose salty paternal knowledge made Justin Halpern’s Sh*t My Dad Says a ravishing bestseller.
 
Inspired by means of Sam Halpern’s adolescence in rural Kentucky, A a ways Piece to Canaan tells the tale of Samuel Zelinsky, a celebrated yet former professor who reluctantly returns after his wife’s dying to the Kentucky hills the place he lived as a toddler to reconnect with long-buried stories and make sturdy on a forgotten promise.
 
A story of superstition, secrets and techniques, and heroism within the postwar South, A a long way Piece to Canaan: a unique of Friendship and Redemption is the mind-blowing and relocating debut of a proficient storyteller.

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