Tag Archives: historical fiction

An Appalachian summer

There is a strong message to make a difference in the world we live in.

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Stories that bind us

Although set in a tumultuous time, Stories that bind us does not contain any earth shattering events related to the era but rather demonstrates the beautiful power of story.

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The refuge

The plot is rather predictable but the story is very compelling and well written and learning of the Shaker culture is enlightening.

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If I Were You

This story takes place in the 1940’s war torn England, and in 1950’s America. Audrey Clarkson is part of the English aristocracy while Eve Dawson works as her scullery maid. Eve’s mother is a lady’s maid for Audrey’s mother. While they enjoy a friendship as children, that changes as they grow into young women. Then the war comes and everything in both of their lives changes dramatically.  5 years after the war ends Audrey and Eve meet up again in America under very unusual circumstances.

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