I am an avid reader, and this is the best book I have read in a long time.
As the story unfolds, you are effortlessly drawn into the complex and intricate lives of not only the 3 main characters, but the victims and perpetrators as well.
The suspense builds until he extricates himself and the story resumes at its slower pace.
Have read it before. Needed another copy for a friend. Excellent writing. A novel but historically correct. Holds your interest for the entire book.Published 8 months ago by Leona Garrison
I enjoyed the historical aspect of this novel. I did find the narrative a little choppy at times, and the conflict between Grace and Joe hard to understand at first.Published 10 months ago by Jim James
I am interested in Idaho history especially that near Hells Canyon. This is a fiction based on fact so it gives you a feel for what really happened in the Chinese massacre up the... Read morePublished 10 months ago by M. Mathews
I am captivated by all history, and in particular the treatment of minorities in our country. Also,I've traveled extensively in China as well. Read morePublished 11 months ago by DH
This book did not meet expectations as decribed in the review. Too many characters many with multiple names made it confusing. Flashbacks and present were too close together. Read morePublished 21 months ago by k robinson
I have just finished reading the book “Deep Creek”. It is a fictionalized account of the massacre of 30 plus Chinese miners at Deep Creek in Hells Canyon. This took place in 1887. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Amazon Customer
Liked it because it gave a different prospective or thought how things could have occurred. I live in the area of this event and like local history. Read morePublished 22 months ago by harley gal
I may not finish this book. Would not have purchased it except it was for my book club. Couldn't keep the characters names straight.Published 22 months ago by Florida librarian
If you like historical fiction, this is a great book. The authors revisit a tragic event, and create a compelling storyline. Read morePublished on January 14, 2012 by Chris