Pump Up Your Book is proud to announce Cora L. Hairston’s general fiction novel, Faces Behind the Dust Book Blast December 19 – January 2! Cora will be giving away a $25 Amazon Gift Card. To enter, fill out the Rafflecopter form below or on participating blogs throughout the blast and good luck! All participating bloggers willing to host are eligible to win.
Title: Faces Behind the Dust
Author: Cora L. Hairston
ISBN - 978-1-47595-829-4
This book begins about a precocious, nosey little girl, who has eavesdropping down to a science. The stories surrounding this coal mining community are about family, neighbors and friends. ClaraBy loves her Daddy. The drama of this book will have you laughing and crying, as she grows into womanhood along this journey.
She is struck with sorrow at the loss of her best friend, and worries about her father and brothers when tragedy struck. Also sees her father growing weary over the years as his health deteriorates. Her sister is a fast “breeder”, who seems to be caught by the “BIG BIRD” every year or so with cute little gremlins. There are racial issues that took place in the early 1950’s and 60’s during the period of integration. ClaraBy begins to grow into a lovely young lady who is trying hard not to let her hormones get the best of her. This book is the beginning of her life and she has a lot of living to do. “HELLO WORLD!!” HER COMES CLARABY ROSE!! (book 2).
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ABOUT CORA L. HAIRSTON
CORA HAIRSTON is retired from Logan General Hospital, as the
radiology co-coordinator after 30 years of service. She has written
numerous poems and 20 or more gospel songs. Her love is singing, playing
the piano, going to church, and preaching life lessons to her
grandchildren. Leading up to her retirement so that she would have
something to occupy her mind outside of home, she was encouraged by her
daughter Amanda, to return to school to become a “nail technician,”
which she did. This led her to be owner/operator of her own salon and
eventually a “ladies boutique.” Cora and her husband, Fred, are the
proud parents of four children, seven grandchildren, (one deceased) and
four great-grandchildren. They reside in Omar, West Virginia.
Pump Up Your Book and Cora L. Hairston are teaming up to give you a chance to win a $25 Amazon Gift Card!
Terms & Conditions:
- By entering the giveaway, you are confirming you are at least 18 years old.
- One winner will be chosen via Rafflecopter to receive one $25 Amazon Gift Certificate
- This giveaway begins December 19 and ends on January 2.
- Winners will be contacted via email on Friday, January 3 2014.
- Winner has 48 hours to reply.
Good luck everyone!