A rookie police officer faces her worst fears. A barber shares his darkest secrets. A group of young boys learn the true value of freedom. A wife finally understands the lengths a husband will go to defend her hor. These and other intriguing themes are explored in Michael C. Cordell's first published anthology of his best stories and poetry. If you've been looking for an eclectic collection of works told from a uniquely American point of view, then In The Foothills will become a favorite for years to come.