The novel goes back and forth, with the past and present intertwining in order to fully bring this story to the listeners. What happened to get Lil imprisoned? There are so many stages where you think Lil will survive, only to have it quickly reversed.
Just at the end when you think all is well...the most horrific event happens. Unforgettable characters, strong description, emotional upset, mystery, and suspense all take place as we bring you Lil's Way...a true pause register!