Bastard out of Carolina: (Plume Essential Edition)
by Dorothy Allison
Mass Market Paperback- N/A

Ruth Anne "Bone" Boatwright, an illegitimate young girl, dreams of escaping her Greenville County, South Carolina, home, her notorious, ...

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Bone Boatwright is a twelve year old illegitimate girl living in South Carolina. Some might consider her poor white trash. She dreams of escaping to a better life one day, but those dreams are shattered when her mother marries Daddy Glen. He is verbally and physically abusive. As things escalate Bone’s mother must choose between her husband or her child.

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