The Story of Annie D.

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A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR

“Chehak’s prose provides a seamless, calm flow to a novel whose elements of love and murder ripple enticingly, fully surfacing only gently, only eventually, in the most satisfying kind of storytelling.” –Booklist

In the little town of Wizen River, Nebraska, a woman called Annie D. lives out her widowhood in a kind of peace, tending her beloved garden and observing the world around her like people do everywhere. There was a time, when Annie D. was a girl, when Wizen River was about the simplest, most innocent place a person could live. But even small towns change – and not for good. In Wizen River folks have taken to locking their doors at night for the first time ever. Annie D. can’t help but wonder and remember and search her soul for a key to what’s long buried and forgotten. And the things she has to say could fill a book…

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