Picks and Pans Review: Owning Jolene
updated 12/25/1989 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 12/25/1989 AT 01:00 AM EST
The heroine of this original coming-of-age novel is an 18-year-old Texas girl whose estranged parents had kidnapped her back and forth for years. Hearon makes her story a witty object lesson in the importance of identity.