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The Smell of Rain


Penelope's mother, Elaine, is a drug addict who abandons her. Elaine was never cut out to be a mother. This story follows both mother and daughter, alternating perspectives to tell a story of love, loss, coming of age, and coming to terms with what it means to be a woman.

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