The Acorn Plan

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Norton, 1988 - Fiction - 190 pages
2 Reviews
As the subject of McLaurin's novel struggles to resolve competing claims of affection and loyalty--everyone has their own plan for him--this powerful tale of life in a Southern mill town surprises readers with a climax that frees its protagonist to follow the voice he discovers within himself.

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Review: The Acorn Plan: A Novel

User Review  - Hannable Mcgarity - Goodreads

One of my all time favorite novels, I sometimes drive through parts of Cumberland County and wonder if Billy Riley ever truly shook the sand from his shoes and got the Cape Fear water out of his blood. Read full review

Review: The Acorn Plan: A Novel

User Review  - Mark Powell - Goodreads

As a native of Cumberland County, NC, this book so accurately describes that sandy place in the world that others need not try. Read full review

About the author (1988)

Tim McLaurin lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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