Sold on a monday a novel

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sold on a monday a novel

Sold on a Monday by Kristina McMorris

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The scrawled sign, peddling young siblings on a farmhouse porch, captures the desperation sweeping the country in 1931. It’s an era of breadlines, bank runs, and impossible choices.

For struggling reporter Ellis Reed, the gut-wrenching scene evokes memories of his family’s dark past. He snaps a photograph of the children, not meant for publication. But when the image leads to his big break, the consequences are devastating in ways he never imagined.

Haunted by secrets of her own, secretary Lillian Palmer sees more in the picture than a good story and is soon drawn into the fray. Together, the two set out to right a wrongdoing and mend a fractured family, at the risk of everything they value.

Inspired by an actual newspaper photo that stunned readers across the nation, this touching novel explores the tale within the frame and behind the lens—a journey of ambition, love, and the far-reaching effects of our actions.
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Sold on a Monday

Rate this book. From New York Times bestselling author Kristina McMorris comes another unforgettable novel inspired by a stunning piece of history. It sits on a farmhouse porch in , but could be found anywhere in an era of breadlines, bank runs and broken dreams. It could have been written by any mother facing impossible choices. For struggling reporter Ellis Reed, the gut-wrenching scene evokes memories of his family's dark past. He snaps a photograph of the children, not meant for publication. But when it leads to his big break, the consequences are more devastating than he ever imagined.

The following version of this book was used to create the guide: McMorris, Kristina. Sold on a Monday. Sourcebooks, Inc. Ellis Reed is an ambitious reporter working for the Society section of the Philadelphia Examiner when he comes across two boys sitting on a farmhouse porch one Sunday afternoon. Lily Palmer comes across the photograph drying in the darkroom of the newspaper office.

This historical fiction novel is set in during the early years of the Great Depression. Ellis Reed is a young society reporter for the Philadelphia Examiner, but longs to be responsible for covering news of more substance and import. The Chief then asks Ellis to write a feature to accompany the story.
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The sign is a last resort. It sits on a farmhouse porch in , but could be found anywhere in an era of breadlines, bank runs, and broken dreams. It could have been written by any mother facing impossible choices. For struggling reporter Ellis Reed, the gut-wrenching scene evokes memories of his family's dark past. He snaps a photograph of the children, not meant for publication.

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  2. 4 days ago by Kristina McMorris (Goodreads Author) The scrawled sign, peddling young siblings on a farmhouse porch, captures the desperation sweeping the country in Other Books by this Author.

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