Living in Oklahoma with her maternal grandfather, Mary gets a new name and a new life. But she's haunted by the past: by the baby girls she's sure will come looking for her someday, by the mother she left behind, by the father who left her. Mary is a college student when her sisters start to get back in touch. With each subsequent reunion, her family becomes closer to whole again.
Moving, haunting, and at times wickedly funny, Bastards is about finding one's family and oneself.
What an amazing book. Mary is the epitome of love, she writes from her heart (brimming with love for her brother and sisters) I feel sadness for her and her family's experiences and joy when she is reunited with her siblings (babies and children that had been taken from her world) They all went through so much... I wish them all fulfilment and happiness in their lives.