Although a lie can be deceiving, the truth behind it often hurts ten times more. The small, fictional town of Hurley, Mississippi holds one secret that will decimate the perception of 12-year-old Rumor Arden’s reality. As the truth of her long, lost mother who disappeared 8 years before comes to light, Rumor must navigate her transition into womanhood beneath the stigma of her mother’s unknown past. Behind decades of secrets, Rumor will discover corruption, hate and crime in areas as unexpected as the highest echelons of Hurley’s most powerful organization, the church. Can our faith in God’s love be maintained even after we discover that a lie has somehow taken the place of that faith? Discover all of this and more between the covers of this powerful and dramatic novel, Rumor: Daughter of Lies.