Blog Tour # 2

The blog tour continues.  What’s a blog tour? A blog tour gives those on the tour a chance to meet different authors by way of their blogs. The Next Big Thing began in Australia. Each week a different author answers specific questions about his or her upcoming book. The answers are posted on author’s blogs. Read More…




COUNTING ON GRACE

Inspired by a famous Lewis Hine photograph, Elizabeth Winthrop’s latest book is set in a Vermont mill town in 1910, when child labor was common, and a bright, eager girl had to struggle to receive an education. Against a backdrop of callous mill owners, national calls for labor reform, and a family that can barely Read More…




ISLAND JUSTICE

 

Maggie Hammond goes to live in a small coastal village in New England when she inherits a Victorian house from her godmother. There she discovers an insular community closed to outsiders and jealous of its own secrets. Slowly but inexorably, Maggie becomes aware of a private curse that the townspeople are unable to conceal, Read More…




IN MY MOTHER’S HOUSE

Doubleday, 1998 A compelling novel of mothers and daughters torn apart by loss and twisted emotions, In My Mother’s House sweeps from the brownstones of turn-of-the-century New York to the stately farmlands of Connecticut, to explore a woman’s shame, a family’s deceit, and a final act of love. “Accomplished…a saga without sentiment…the portrait of Lydia Read More…