By Marjorie Kowalski Cole
In 1955, Mary and Jim chief have the yankee dream: careers in medication; a tender and fit relations; or even a holiday home---a shabby lodge faraway from bustling Chicago. yet one scorching afternoon alterations every thing. Mary, now a widow, needs to discover a course out of her grief right into a destiny for herself and 5 small children.
In Michigan to promote the hotel, Mary sees seven hawks riding the typhoon winds over the lake. This position, she thinks, can heal them with its wild good looks, so she strikes her family members to the northern lakeshore.
But Mary has forgotten what it truly is prefer to reside in a tiny rural neighborhood, the place nearly every person has a stake in holding the established order. secrets and techniques are saved at nice price as Mary's kids usually fight to elevate themselves. A coming-of-age tale for every family member, this can be a novel of quiet heroism and the facility of private freedom.
Praise for Marjorie Kowalski Cole and her earlier novel, Correcting the Landscape:
". . . her writing is easy, shiny and gorgeous."
". . . a impressive new expertise. Critics have coated as much as compliment the book."
"Cole's variety is refined yet engrossing . . . it really is fairly a debut."
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A Spell on the Water (Sweetwater Fiction: Originals) by Marjorie Kowalski Cole