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Jessie's Mountain Livy Two has always dreamed of becoming a singer and her decision to run off to Nashvilles Music Row is made with confidenceshe figures the money shell bring home will buy the familys house as well as forgiveness for running away The Nashville adventure is a disaster though; even her cherished guitar is stolen Livy Two takes her failure hard but finds comfort in the girlhood diary of her mother Jessie Outraged to discover that young Jessie had dreams now long forgotten Livy Two puts the whole family to work and makes Mamas ultimate dream come true Jessies Mountain concludes the captivating three book saga of Livy Two and her mountain family the Weems of Maggie Valley North Carolina


About the Author: Kerry Madden

Kerry Madden writes under both Kerry Madden and Kerry Madden Lunsford She has written plays screenplays journalism Los Angeles Times Washington Post Birmingham News Salon Southern Women's Review Shenandoah Carve Magazine and Sierra Club Magazine and published seven books including OFFSIDES a New York Library Pick for 1997 and now just out as an ebook with FOREVERLAND PRESS Her book



10 thoughts on “Jessie's Mountain

  1. says:

    After the first two books in this series I had to find out the rest of the story I also developed an online tourism guide for the series with Kerry's help at the Southeastern Literary Tourism Initiative The guide includes an excerpt photos and tourism links to the real settings in Maggie Valley NC Check it


  2. says:

    Reviewed by Allison Fraclose for TeensReadToocomTwelve year old Olivia Livy Two Weems can't uit worrying about the mean letters that the landlady keeps sending her family Ever since the car wreck that left her musician father mentally addled her mother has struggled to support their large family who live in a smal


  3. says:

    Madden Kerry 2008 Jessie's MountainI liked the first Maggie Valley novel Gentle's Holler 2005; I loved the second Maggie Valley novel Louisiana's Song 2007; I really really loved the third novel in the series Jessie's Mountain My expectations were high Really high Yet somehow it surpassed them my expectations that is It


  4. says:

    Jessie's Mountain is about a girl named Livy Two She her family of 10 other brothers and sisters and parents all live together in North Carolina Livy Two has a passion for singing and playing the guitar She has a choice of going to Nashville Tennessee for a musical talent show So she decides to run off and go to this talent sho


  5. says:

    This beautifully written trilogy by Kerry Madden is filled with life's dichotomies and the lessons they can offer us Set in a North Carolina holler the family members Madden introduces are multi dimensional uirky people you want to read about and know For most of us the geography and life style of this family are far from what we have


  6. says:

    I gave this book a four star rating because the author really relates to reality I like the characters of this book and i like their couragous ideas There is one character that i would have to say is my favorite because she comes up with good ideas that helps her family I like the plot of this book because it keeps me interested There is a l


  7. says:

    Girl in North Carolina Smoky Mountains 1960s deals with her family and makes her dreams come true Very well told great characters and lots of emotion Third in a series but stands very well on its own


  8. says:

    Great story Simple and enjoyable addition to the Weems family history I hope there's a fourth on the way sometime but meanwhile I'll go back and read Gentle's Holler to catch up I love the Smoky Mountain descriptions


  9. says:

    Beautiful writing and realistic characters introduce middle grade readers to people and a way of life that is both historic and timelessTo read our full review go to the Reading Tub


  10. says:

    Loved this little 3 book series It was refreshing to take a break from what I usually read and even though these are meant for the younger people I feel that anyone who reads them will find a smile from time to time


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