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Four years prior to the main events of the story, Mack takes his three youngest children on a camping trip to Multnomah Falls and Wallowa Lake near Joseph, Oregon. Two of his children are playing in a canoe when it flips and almost drowns Mack's son. Mack is able to save his son by leaving his youngest daughter Missy alone at their campsite. After Mack returns, he sees that Missy is missing and he calles the police.mack shows alot of self control because he is mad at himself and feels responsibile because he should of been watching missy.
Mack's life sinks into what he calls The Great Sadness.
At the beginning of the book, Mack receives a note in his mailbox from "Papa", saying that he would like to meet with Mack on that coming weekend at the shack. Mack is puzzled by the note - he has no relationship with his abusive father, who left when Mack was young. He suspects that the note may be from God, whom his wife Nan refers to as "Papa".
Does this book have you sitting on the edge of your chair? Are you wanting to read this book?
if yes then you will love it.
Article posted October 29, 2009 at 03:07 PM •
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This sounds like a very exciting book i will definately be going to library to look for and read this!!
Comment Posted on October 30, 2009 at 04:03 PM by
It sounds really interesting I will diffently have look into reading.
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