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Hippie Boy by Ingrid Ricks
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Jan 07, 2014 | ISBN 9780425274002

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“A soft-spoken yet resounding reminder of the power plays tied to religion…Ricks’ voice is true, and her prose has a poised confidence missing from the repertoires of many established authors.”–Booklist

“A stunning masterpiece…Though this is a memoir, it reads like a fictional story, with all the necessary literary elements including conflict, religious strife and character arcs. Brilliant, emotional…you feel empowered and inspired when you reach the last page.”–

“In clear, graceful prose and in a voice that is refreshingly authentic, Ricks tells an uplifting story of heartbreak, hope and self-salvation.”–Kirkus Reviews

“The story reads like a novel even though it is an autobiographical account. Ricks’ strength to overcome despite desperate odds will likely inspire readers with a desire to do the same.”–Deseret News

“[Ricks] adeptly captures a dysfunctional relationship that’s steeped in love…Well written and heartbreaking.”–Publishers Weekly 

“Most touching is what the author takes from the experience: the value of forgiveness, which is always the first step to freedom.”–Seattle Weekly 

“Ricks’ writing is easy and engaging, and her details are sharp…Readers will likely find her story empowering and inspiring and will cheer for her happy ending.”—The Bust


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