Great Civil War novel. The Widow of the South refers to Carrie MaGavock, whose Carnton plantation served as a field hospital during the Civil War battle in Franklin, Tennessee. The novel captures those lives upended by war and the search for belonging in a world turned upside down.
Another Booktopia book. Leslie Maitland is a former New York times investigative reporter. Those skills came in handy as she investigated the history of her family's escape from WWII Germany. Would you help your mother find her first love and help reunite them? This woman did just that and then wrote about it! Whew!
These High, Green Hills (Mitford Years #3) For years, Mitford's sixtysomething rector has been happily married to his parish. Now he's also married to Cynthia, his vivacious next-door neighbor. For Father Tim, life in Mitford has never been so full of surprises. His wife is "aging" his already ancient kitchen walls, not to mention burning his draperies.