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River Rising

About the Book

River Rising

Welcome to Pilotville, Louisiana, 1927, isolated outpost on the Mississippi River--a stilt village bounded by swampland to the horizon, accessible only by boat, an island of brotherly love in a sea of racism. Meet Hale Poser, a stranger with a bad hip who's come looking for his roots--a humble man, a righteous man, a miracle man. In the swamp beyond the cypress and the tupelo and veiled by Spanish moss lies a lingering evil. For years it slept in dreadful isolation. Now comes Hale Poser, and it will sleep no more. It will rain down on Pilotville, it will rise up like a river, and nothing but a miracle can stop this awful flood.

River Rising
by Athol Dickson

  • Publication Date: January 1, 2006
  • Genres: Christian, Historical Fiction
  • Hardcover: 304 pages
  • Publisher: Bethany House
  • ISBN-10: 076420162X
  • ISBN-13: 9780764201622