Gathering home

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Penguin Books, Jan 31, 1990 - Fiction - 240 pages
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Covington beautifully evokes the ambience of the South in this novel about a family from Birmingham, Alabama. When her adoptive father decides to run for Congress, Witney Gaines is propelled to search for her birth parents.

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User Review  - wareagle78 - LibraryThing

An enjoyable book for several reasons. First, it is set in my hometown of Birmingham, AL and it's always a neat thing to read a book set in a location with which you are intimately familiar ... Read full review

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Covington's fine first novel spirals around an Alabama Congressional election. Central to the action is how Cal Gaines's "call'' to run for Congress forever alters the lives of his family and friends ... Read full review


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