Living in a freezing garret with a disabled soldier who knew his late father, Peter Augustus Duchene spends his young life wondering what happened to the baby sister he remembers being born, the baby sister named Adele. He finds a fortuneteller who claims that his sister is alive. To find her, he must “follow the elephant.” But the city of Baltese has no elephants. Is his quest hopeless?
When Opal moves to Naomi, Florida with her father, the Preacher, she doesn’t know a soul. Her mother up and … More
Rob Horton lives in a Florida motel with his father, a father who refuses to speak the name of his … More
Louisiana Elefante has been torn away from everything she knows. In the middle of the night, her granny bundles her … More