Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

John McMillan was only eight years old when his mother died and he was ripped, without warning, from his sheltered world of books and gentility. Now on his aunt's run-down tenant farm in southern Alabama, abused by his alcholic uncle and completely bereft, John longs for escape - his only hope for survival. He's about to get his wish in a way no one could ever predict...A twist of fate will bring John to the Bend, a black settlement that has become a refuge for outcasts, where he'll join Tuway, a black man who helps others leave the South and find a new life in Chicago. But neither will be ready for the brutal confrontation about to change their lives, challenge the prejudice of an era, inspire the courage of a people, and most of all, touchingly reveal the secrets of one boy's heart.

Buy Out of the Night That Covers Me book by Pat Cunningham Devoto from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780446678025
ISBN-10: 0446678023
Format: Paperback
(204mm x 132mm x 28mm)
Pages: 448
Imprint: Warner Books
Publisher: Little, Brown & Company
Publish Date: 19-Dec-2001
Country of Publication: United States


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Out of the Night That Covers Me book by Pat Cunningham Devoto and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Books By Author Pat Cunningham Devoto

Summer We Got Saved by Pat Cunningham Devoto

The Summer We Got Saved

Paperback, June 2006
My Last Days as Roy Rogers by Pat Cunningham Devoto

My Last Days as Roy Rogers

Paperback, June 2000