Delia Owens’ outstanding Southern fiction debut is set in the marsh lands off the North Carolina coast and is both a coming of age story, and a murder mystery.
Why do family members tend to withhold secrets or are hesitant to share their innermost thoughts from each other; the very ones they are supposed to love and trust the most?
“This is the kind of book that makes the reader sad when it is finished, because the characters have become such dear and treasured friends.”
". . . a beautifully written novel."
“a heartwarming tale . . .”
“silly people and situations, ending in improbable hearts and flowers. Unfortunate, indeed.”
“There is power in beauty. That’s the tragedy of it.”
The Christmas Cookie Collection is a compilation of four short stories by Ms. Wilde, three previously published.
“With grace and dignity Sweet Salt Air reveals the fragility of human nature while intimating at the healing powers of forgiveness.”
“. . . deserves to be read in its enchanting entirety before the inevitable movie deal comes to pass.”
“Edward Kelsey Moore knows how to write a terrific, complex, believable, and always intriguing story.”
“Three friends share their fears and secrets making More Like Her an intense contemporary novel of kinship—and learning the grass is not always greener on the other side of the fen
“Always Coca-Cola’s best moments illustrate the fault-line between tradition and modernity . . .
“Each author tells the tale of a separate character, each in her own unique voice, somehow seamlessly meshing the four together and thus allowing the story to flow and blossom.
“Wishes and Stitches delivers a heroine with enough issues to be convincingly difficult to love, a hero who’s immensely likeable, several steamy love scenes, and a comfortably fami
“But, oh, there is fun to be had in The Goddess of Vengeance. Fun aplenty. . . . No one will ever accuse Jackie Collins of writing literature. . . .
“Camille Noe Pagán’s debut sweeps the reader up and effortlessly carries them across decades of friendship, heartache, and pain.”
Who would ever think that five completely different women would bond to become soul sisters?
Early in Jessica Hagedorn’s fourth novel, Toxicology, filmmaker Mimi Smith is confronted on a New York subway by a poetry-spouting homeless man who asks her “Can you help me out with some
In her debut book The Daughters, Joanna Philbin introduced us to three best friends: Carina, daughter of one of the richest men in the world; Hudson, daughter of a famous pop star; and Liz
Todd Johnson’s debut novel is not to be missed. This tale of five ordinary southern women will touch the reader’s heart. Set in a nursing home in rural Johnston County, N.