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Susan Carol McCarthy

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Susan Carol McCarthy lives in Carlsbad, California. Her acclaimed debut novel, Lay That Trumpet in Our Hands, was the winner of the 2003 Chautauqua South Fiction Award and was named one of the Best Fiction Books of 2002 by San Diego Magazine.


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Lay that Trumpet in Our Hands

Written by Susan Carol McCarthy


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: April 1, 2003
Price: $15.00

Awards & Honors:
*2003 Chautauqua South Fiction Award
*2003 San Diego Magazine's Book Award for Fiction
*2002 Deadly Pleasures' Best U.S. First Novel

Lay That Trumpet In Our Hands Common Reads List
ONE BOOK, ONE COMMUNITY READS:

•Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 2009 Freshman Year Read
•Finlandia University, Hancock, MI 2009 Freshman Year Read
•Montcalm... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Lay that Trumpet in Our Hands

Written by Susan Carol McCarthy


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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True Fires

Written by Susan Carol McCarthy


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: October 26, 2004
Price: $15.00

In the idyllic town of Lake Esther, Florida, little is allowed to ripple the surface calm—which is just the way Sheriff Kyle Deluth likes it. But when Deluth "removes" two young children from the local school because of the color of their skin, the sheriff's senseless act of cruelty sparks a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

True Fires

Written by Susan Carol McCarthy


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.
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