The main thrust of the story involves 17 year-old Ree Dolly, with her mentally ill mother and absent father, she is left to raise her young brother and sister. As if her impoverished life isn’t bad enough the local sheriff informs her that her father Jessop, a well known crystal-meth manufacturer, is only one week away from breaking his bail conditions and if he does not turn up in court the family will loose their home. If this happens Ree’s mother will end up in a mental institution and the two young children will be forced to stay with relatives. Ree must find her father, desperate she turns to Jessop’s brother Teardrop for help.
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