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Belleville native and author Nancy Stewart discusses themes of her new, young adult novel based in the Missouri Ozarks. Stewart said she began writing the story after her cousin died three years ago. Caitlin Lally For the News-Democrat
Belleville native and author Nancy Stewart discusses themes of her new, young adult novel based in the Missouri Ozarks. Stewart said she began writing the story after her cousin died three years ago. Caitlin Lally For the News-Democrat

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