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Courageous and unforgettable
on October 27, 2010
These are descriptions we hear all the time from people who have read "Moonshiner's Daughter". Mary's clear and unfussy way of describing her early life put you right there with her as a child and teenager as she and her siblings endured brutality and abuse from not only her parents but also neighbors and school personnel. Readers are e-mailing Mary with their heartfelt praise and are passing her memoir around to everyone they know. For someone with Mary's very limited education to be able to write about it and then get it published is remarkable. For someone to live through what she did is even more so. Get your hands on "Moonshiner's Daughter". You won't be able to put it down. Her website is: [...] for more information.