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Barbed Wire Heart

A Thriller

by Tess Sharpe

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Barbed Wire Heart by Tess Sharpe
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  • First Published:
    Mar 2018, 416 pages
    Paperback:
    Mar 5, 2019, 416 pages

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A brutal family drama where meth rules the land and one feisty heroine stands poised to inherit her father's world--shady dealings and all.

Deep in the woods of northern California, trees grow tall and thick, creating plenty of shadows and dark corners for secret dealings to take place. Barbed Wire Heart takes readers into this setting and explores the underbelly of a world most of us have never known. This is where Harley McKenna was born and trained for survival by her father, Duke, a meth dealer. She has an up-close knowledge of the land and the people who live on it.

Harley is 23 as she reflects on her life, narrating an unusual coming-of-age story. Harley takes us hour by hour, through a few tension-filled days as she attempts to put a final end to the decades-long battle between her father and a rival meth dealer, Carl Springfield. The reason for the feud: It was Carl who killed Harley's mother and the mother of her best friend, Will.

Interspersed with the current timeline are flashbacks of Harley's ...

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