When G. Wilson Brumley refuses to sell, trade, or otherwise sacrifice his land to the gods of commerce, the city’s avaricious businessmen are not pleased. “No one should hang around for ninety-three years!” vent those who want the old fellow to move on—to the cemetery—so that they may develop his peaceful river-front property.
But old Mister B is befriended by a lo9vely teenage girl, Gilla Carmichael, who is willing to risk everything for what is just and right. Many are her trials and victories as she falls in step with Joseph, Mister B’s favorite Bible character.
You will love some of it, hate some of it, and rejoice when truth wins!