By Michael N. Richard
Despite the ever present oppression of the Jim Crow South round him, Tobit Messager had develop into a filthy rich and well-respected guy. Then at some point forces past his keep an eye on commence a cascade of misfortune that leaves him blind and approximately destitute. it truly is then that an affable vacationing musician, who calls himself Ace Redbone, indicates up on his doorstep claiming to be a far off relative.
In an attempt to relieve his family's dire state of affairs, Tobit permits his son, Tobias, to accompany Ace Redbone on a quest to assemble a protracted past due debt. jointly, Ace, Tobias, and a so much ordinary puppy named Okra trigger on a trip that may result in unforeseen effects. Currents of grace start rippling via not just Tobit's family members yet his complete group as hidden crimes are published and justice, which had virtually been despaired of, is served.
This retelling of the biblical tale of Tobit, set in North Carolina throughout the melancholy, brings to lifestyles in spectacular methods the cherished outdated testomony characters, together with the real yet frequently missed relations dog.
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Tobit's Dog: A Novel by Michael N. Richard