Pregnant, abandoned by her lover, and cut off from her family, free-spirited and independent Gracie is determined to keep her baby and to raise him on her own.
Protecting Elijah Blue from the nuns eager to adopt him out to a “better” home is only Gracie’s first battle…
It takes a whole community of colourful neighbours and friends–and the dream-wisdom of spirits that protect her–for Gracie to navigate the cruel and impoverishing systems that judge and harass her as a single mom on PEI.
She gets through with pride, grit, and humour–but nothing can protect her from her growing son’s desire to know his father’s identity.
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Format: Paperback / softback
Publication Date: August 31st, 2016