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❮Read❯ ➮ Pale ➲ Author Edward A. Farmer – Berkingmad.co.uk “Some things just don’t keep well inside this house ”The summer of 1966 burned hot across America but nowhere hotter than the cotton fields of Mississippi Finding herself in a precarious positioRead Pale Author Edward A Farmer Berkingmadcouk “Some things just don’t keep well inside this house ”The summer of 1966 burned hot across America but nowhere hotter than the cotton fields of Mississippi Finding herself in a precarious positio “Some things just don’t keep well inside this house ”The summer of burned hot across America but nowhere hotter than the cotton fields of Mississippi Finding herself in a precarious position as a black woman living alone Bernice accepts her brother Floyd’s invitation to joi

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N him as a servant for a white family and she enters the web of hostility and deception that is the Kern plantation householdThe secrets of the house are plentiful yet the silence that has encompassed it for so many years suddenly breaks with the arrival of the harvest and the appearance of Jesse and Fletcher to the plantation as cotton pickers These two brothers the sons of the house servant Silva awaken a vengeful seed within the Missus of the house as she plots to punish not only her husband but Silva’s family as well When the Missus starts flirting with Jesse she s

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Pale author Edward A. FarmEts into motion a dangerous game that could get Jesse killed and destroy the lives of the rest of the servantsBernice walks the fine line between emissary and accomplice as she tries her best to draw secrets from the Missus’s heart while using their closeness to protect the lives of the people around her Once the Missus’s plans are complete families will be severed loyalties will be shattered and no one will come out unscathedWith a dazzling voice and rich emotional tension Pale explores the ties that bind and how uickly humanity can fade and return us to primal ways

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  • Diane S ☔

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. Farm35 Pain revenge and rascism It is the 1960s and Bernice a black woman whose husband has disappears joins her brother to serve on the Kerns cotton plantation In Mississippi though slavery is no blacks are anything but eual All is not well on the plantation strained relationships secrets and insidious plots of revenge plague the characters Though they are considered servants are they in charge of their own destiny or is servitude just another name for slavery?A debut novel well written and showing us a different ti


  • Andres Ocon

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. FarmThe language in this book is very descriptive offering a tender look at individuals working in a house on a plantation in Mississippi Edward A Farmer describes things poetically paying close attention to the environment as much as he does the characters He makes objects like the house and cicada trees feel like characters in the story Each person in the book goes through major transformations over the course of the story with some showing growth and others deteriorating just like the house they live in But even the supposed antagonists are described with fairness and affection despite their faults There are themes of vengeance power circumstance and family dynamics that make this a fascinating character st


  • Lisa

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. FarmEdward Farmer's engrossing debut Pale begins in 1966 in the burning heat of Mississippi when Bernice whose husband left with all their savings and didn't return accepts her brothers invitation to join him in working on a cotton plantation She is slowly immersed into a household full of secrets deception revenge and downright cruelty which revolves around two young brothers who come to work on the plantation One becomes a pawn to enact revenge and the other is mistreated lied to and trapped by the choices of others As the story slowly unfolds we see that for some there is a perceived thin line between servant and slave and how re


  • Mom_Loves_Reading

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. FarmFarmer is such a very talented storyteller writer it is hard to believe that this is a debut novel Pale slowly builds tension suspense with its complex riveting emotionally engaging prose Family s


  • Trinidad Cisneros

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. FarmContrary to the meaning of this book's title Pale is anything but lacking in color or depth Instead it's a rich exploration of unresolved trauma family brokenness and somewhere deep within that intersectionality hope This story takes place in the 1960s in the rural back country of Mississippi where the young jilted Bernice takes employment at a plantation her brother works It is in this beautifully described space that Bernice bears witness to the aftermass of unfettered grief unspoken love and a witness to the chain reaction trauma can cause Be


  • Joy E Perry

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. FarmWritten very poetically this debut by Edward A Farmer is a winner The story begins in 1966 when Bernie moves to a Mississippi plantation where her brother Floyd works The Kern plantation Another woman Silva works there as well and brings her two young sons Fletcher and Jesse to work there one summer Thereby really begins the story of the Kerns and the workers and families This book


  • James Wade

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. FarmStunning debut from a sure to be prolific young voice


  • Jennie

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. FarmThis book started off so beautifully that I thought I'd be giving it five stars Set in post Jim Crow Mississippi yet conditions were clearly dependent


  • Bill Silva

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. FarmI'm sorry to say that this debut novel was just not very engaging or compelling enough to recommend with than two sta


  • O Prism

    Pale author Edward A Farmer kindle Ë Hardcoverread Ù edward a farmer Pale author Edward A. FarmThis is an engaging debut novel set in the summer of 1966 Mississippi Bernice takes a job with a white family on the advice of her brother The house is not a happy one and the “Missus” is a petty vindictive woman out for revenge on most anyone who looks at her wrong Secrets lies and betrayal run rampant within and outside of the house between men and women who should by all accounts get along with one another There