Girlchild: Author Discusses Novel Set in Reno

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Girlchild: Author Discusses Novel Set in Reno

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Author Tupelo Hassman and her novel "Girlchild."

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Author Tupelo Hassman discusses her debut novel Girlchild, which is set in a Reno trailer park. The book chronicles the life of a young girl, Rory Dawn Hendrix, as she tries to cope with life in poverty and deal with the pressures - and fears - of the expectations placed on her to escape that life.

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Tupelo Hassman's official website: www.tupelohassman.com

Video trailer for Girlchild

New York Times review of Girlchild