The dirt laid beneath me, cool, inviting, as I rested my young body flush against the earth. A grownup might be less likely to brave the unknown. 

Meet Author Debbie Richard

Hills of Home, Debbie's memoir debut,  has received praise from Earl Hamner, Jr. "I think the book is a valuable detailed and most honest documentation of a part of Appalachia that has not been celebrated so well until now." --Earl Hamner, Jr., bestselling author of Spencer's Mountain and creator of the beloved The Waltons television series.