The Choiring of the Trees
A NovelBook - 1991
A young mountaineer is sentenced to the electric chair in 1914 Arkansas because of the testimony of a thirteen-year-old-girl who was raped in the backwoods of the Ozarks. Nail Chism appears doomed to death-until his innocence is championed by the staff artist of the state's leading newspaper. "A superbly rewarding novel" (Christian Science Monitor). Harvest American Writing series
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1991.
Characteristics: 388 p. ;,24 cm.