- Paperback: 292 pages
- Publisher: Divine Garden Press (September 12, 2014)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0692250344
- ISBN-13: 978-0692250341
- Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.7 x 8.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 15.7 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 14 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,474,700 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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About the Author
Nancy Sweetland has been writing professionally since selling her first essay to Family Digest Magazine in 1962. Since then she’s sold over 350 feature articles, 100-plus adult short stories; poems to both adult and juvenile magazines, 65-plus children’s magazine stories and seven picture books. She’s been awarded regional and national awards in adult and juvenile fiction and poetry, essays, commercial copy writing and outdoor writing. Her published titles include, The Door to Love, Wannabe, The Virgin Murders and The Spa Murders, amongst others. Writing colors her life and the way she looks at the world around her.
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--- Janson Mancheski (author of The Chemist; Shoot For the Stars)
First of all, let me say that this is a suspenseful and thought provoking book. I mean, it is a generational book, that goes from Olivia to her Mother's secret tale, and usually I do not like this kind of book, but let me say Nancy nailed it, and I never felt lost, She always had her chapters show the date. The secret of her mother comes after she gets a will stating that her Mother left her a home on Lake Michigan and Emeralds. How and where did her mother who led a normal life get these items? So Olivia goes to the house and things begin to happen, that is negative for Olivia, and between her mother's secrets left in the home, the former owner's kin showing up and the grumpy caretaker, the story is a true mystery. If you love a suspense and a good mystery with plots then this is the book for you.
Will you love all of them? No, of course not. What conflict would there be in that? You will hate those you are supposed to hate and love those who deserve it. Nancy has a gift for developing character. Her writing is a thing of beauty, with touching descriptions of the settings that make you feel you are there with the characters. Find a copy. You won't regret it.