The 1st time I read A Time to Kill, I had to put it down. My daughter was a few years younger than the little girl in the book...as a mom, reading about and understanding the horror of the incident was too much. Eventually I finished the book. Since then I've read it several times. It still gets to me...but I cheer for Tonya's survival...I'm still amazed at the love a dad had for his little girl.
19 Short Novels For The Shortest Month Of The Year
19 Short Novels includingToni Morrison's Sula. “The loss pressed down on her chest and came up into her throat. it was a fine cry -- loud and long -- but it had no bottom and no top, just circles and circles of sorrow.”