Deep in the woods of Kentucky there lives a bluet woman (“a colored woman with blue tinted skin”). Cussy Carter, 19 years old lives with her dear old father. Cussy is an inspiration to any reader. She joins the historical Pack Horse Library Project of Kentucky and becomes a librarian, riding through the treacherous mountain trails to deliver much sought-after books to a diverse and beloved group of Appalachian folks.

You will fall in love with Cussy and the characters in this book as she shares her love of reading and literature with all. She delivers her message with great passion and love for everyone in her path.