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“McCarthy populates this often moving story with a cast of fully drawn, authentic characters, shifting the narrative perspective seamlessly to see the world through each of their eyes.” — Kirkus Review

When tragedy strikes, how does a military family navigate a future they’ve never prepared for?

Debut novelist Marian McCarthy answers this question in BENEATH THE WILD BLUE, the story of the Stoddards, a shiny, spit-polished mid-century Air Force family who plummets into free-fall after a tragic accident.

Marian McCarthy is an award-winning writer, blogger, and author of Beneath the Wild Blue, a novel about a mid-century military family.
She is at work on a mystery series and lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma. 

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