By Robert E. Townsend
Published: July 16, 2010.
Spirit Falls, a coming-of-age novel set in the empty hardscrabble borderland between Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and Wisconsin. It is an story of childhood friendship growing into profound love.
The refugee Marina Svetaeva unexpectedly joins Ricky Belisle and Marie Jeanne Charbonneau at curtain call on the night of their school’s Christmas program.