Jabbok by Kee Sloan

By Kee Sloan

"Every time I examine this, the more true it will get:
we can in simple terms dwell our lives having a look forward, and we will purely comprehend them having a look back."

So says blood brother Hinton, the protagonist of Kee Sloan’s captivating debut novel.
Growing up in rural Mississippi only a few miles from the Mississippi River, eight-year-old blood brother spends his summers enjoying within the woods at the back of his local. The day blood brother spots a wounded deer in these woods, he's fully unprepared for an opportunity assembly with a stranger who will form the process his life.
Jake—fisherman, ex-convict, former tent preacher—and blood brother shape an not likely bond that transcends age and race. solid through their many conversations approximately existence and religion, their friendship endures sorrows, celebrations, and transitions, finally revealing the ability to heal them both.

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