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By Carla Damron,Patti Callahan Henry

Clawing chest pains and a fiery motor vehicle crash take one lifestyles and alter the future of 4 others. The Stone Necklace braids jointly the tales of a grieving widow, a suffering nurse, a tender mom, and a afflicted homeless guy, reminding us of the empowering and dazzling methods our lives contact each other and the way, jointly, we will be able to get over even the best of losses.

Carla Damron weaves the tales of 4 humans in Columbia, South Carolina, whose probably disparate existences intersect via tragedies discovered and tragedies avoided. Lena Hastings survived breast melanoma and marital infidelity yet now faces an doubtful destiny and crises together with her teenaged daughter Becca with no the aid of the only individual she has regularly counted on. extensive care nurse Sandy Albright, newly published from drug rehab, confronts temptations from her previous and fake accusations threatening her occupation, leaving her to wonder whether a drug-free existence is admittedly residing. Tonya Ladson, a mom whose baby is injured within the smash, needs to make a decision if her domineering husband is correct and a lawsuit will remedy their monetary difficulties. Joe Booker, a homeless guy who sleeps in a graveyard, loses his light benefactor and needs to both succumb to the true and imagined evils of his international or locate the heretofore-untapped braveness to take care of himself and for others as a stranger as soon as cared for him. encumbered via their respective pasts, the characters needs to make life-altering offerings that reverberate into the fates of the others, eventually bringing them jointly in unforeseen yet therapeutic acts of compassion, forgiveness, and redemption.

The Stone Necklace contains a foreword from novelist Patti Callahan Henry.

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