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Author Reading: Kimberley Griffiths Little and Circle of Secrets

Join author Kimberley Griffiths Little as she reads from her new book, Circle of Secrets.

9780545165617_lg[1] Saturday, October 1st at 6 p.m.
Deseret Bookstore     
8100 Wyoming Boulevard
Albuquerque    NM    87113   
(505) 888-2634

Thursday, October 15th at 10:30 a.m.   
4022 Rio Grande Boulevard Northwest   
Albuquerque    NM    87107   
(505) 344-8139

Saturday, November 5th at 2 p.m.   
Alamosa Books    
8810 Holly Ave NE   
Albuquerque    NM    87122   
(505) 797-7101

About the book:

Critically acclaimed author Kimberley Griffiths Little weaves a haunting story of friendship and family and the power of faith, once again set against the lush backdrop of the Louisiana bayou.

After her mother walked out on Shelby Jayne and her dad, Shelby thought she'd never speak to her mamma again. But with her dad leaving the country for work, it turns out she doesn't have a choice: Shelby has to move back into her mamma's house, deep in the heart of the Louisiana bayou.

Her new classmates tease and torment her, so Shelby's relieved to finally find a friend in Gwen, a mysterious girl who lives alone on the bayou. But Shelby can't help wondering if Gwen has something to do with the puzzling messages she finds hidden in the blue bottle tree behind her house. The only person who might be able to explain is her mamma — but Shelby's not ready to ask. Not yet. It may take a brush with something from the beyond to help Shelby see that the power to put her own ghosts to rest is within her reach.

Kimberley Griffiths Little's haunting and powerful tale brings one girl's attempt to grapple with family, friendship, and forgiveness to beautiful, vivid life.


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