The Sound Of Gravel: A Memoir

December 1, 2018|
The Sound Of Gravel: A Memoir by Ruth Wariner
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An instant New York Times bestseller

"A haunting, harrowing testament to survival."
- People Magazine

"An addictive chronicle of a polygamist community." - New York Magazine

"Unforgettable" - Entertainment Weekly

The thirty-ninth of her father''s forty-two children, Ruth Wariner grew up in polygamist family on a farm in rural Mexico. In The Sound of Gravel, she offers an unforgettable portrait of the violence that threatened her community, her family''s fierce sense of loyalty, and her own unshakeable belief in the possibility of a better life. An intimate, gripping tale of triumph and courage, The Sound of Gravel is a heart-stopping true story.

RUTH WARINER lives in Portland, Oregon. After Wariner left Colonia LeBaron, the polygamist Mormon colony where she grew up, she moved to California, where she raised her three youngest sisters. After earning her GED, she put herself through college and graduate school, eventually becoming a high school Spanish teacher. She remains clos...
Title:The Sound Of Gravel: A Memoir
Product dimensions:352 pages, 9.39 X 6.44 X 1.34 in
Shipping dimensions:352 pages, 9.39 X 6.44 X 1.34 in
Published:December 1, 2018
Publisher:Flatiron Books
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781250077691

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