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Truly Chilling And Ultimately chilling and ultimately mystery the masterful and evocative use of an unstable historical period vivid and well defined characters and a strong smart compassionate intriguing heroine Lawrence is a powerful and immensely skilled writer Fans of the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon and the Wilderness series by Sara Donati should love this as well as fans of ritty and emotionally rich historical novels andor mysteries I ve had this book on my shelves for many years and finally pulled it down to read on a plane trip It was uite Copper Lake Secrets good and I would recommend it for mystery readers who also enjoy historical contexts The protagonist is a midwife in Maine in 1786 right after the American Revolution The book is veryood at showing the dissatisfaction of common people at how our nation was managing or not managing after we won the war It s not a time period that we learn much about and although I enjoy reading about the American Revolution this was a new view of its aftermath Hearts and Bones has three seuels which I ve taken out of the library but Yet Read The Title read The title the way refers to a uilt pattern HEARTS AND BONES Hist Mys Hannah Trevor Maine 1700s ExLawrence Margaret 1st of seriesFrom Fantastic Fiction Hannah Trevor a midwife in a small Maine town discovers the body of a young wife and mother along with a note naming Hannah s secret past lover and the father of her illegitimate daughter as the woman s murderers Very well written An excellent portrayal of life in Maine of 1770s and how little power women had over their own lives Hannah is a reat character I ll read of these I ve been trying to write an adeuate review for a book I love terribly and I can t Al. The physical and emotional scars of the Revolutionary War are an important part of this tremendous new first mystery the most exciting debut since Laurie R King and The Beekeeper's Apprentice Like King's Mary Russell the heroine of Lawrence.
just a mystery would be an error Yes it that but it is also an amazingly well written book and a mystery would be an error Yes it is that but it is also an amazingly well written book and is a remarkable talent One of the few mysteries I enjoyed about a murder in post revolutionary war Maine Plan to read the seuel Blood Red Roses Ever since I read and really enjoyed Sara Donati s into The Wilderness that I have been looking for books with a similar setting Hearts and Bones is also set in America and around the same time and I couldn t resist picking it upUnlike Donati s this book is a murder mystery The heroine is Hannah Trevor a midwife living with her aunt and her deaf and illegitimate daughter in Rufford Maine When she finds a young woman raped and murdered who left a letter accusing three
men one of which is hannah s child one of which is Hannah s child father she can t resist doing an investigation of her own Unable to believe the worse of the man she loved she eventually finds a link between the dead woman the three mentioned men and some others not mentioned in the letterDespite being a Men Are Like Waffles--Women Are Like Spaghetti Devotional Study Guide great lover of mysteries I think what I loved best in the story was the sense of time and period How life was actually hard for this people how some of the wounds of the Revolutionary War were still open and how Hannah that we could consider a bit too modern for those times is looked sideways for her behaviour does making it believable However I found that she unraveled what was happening a bit too uickly to be believableThe story is dark there are some pretty horrible crimes mentioned and some people never recover from them The aftermath and conseuences of the war are very present here and play an important part in the action It s also very atmospheric you can almost see the characters as they walk around doing their. 's book is an unconventional woman unwilling to be forced into an historical mold Hannah Trevor is aifted educated midwife who carries wisdom and sorrow with her in eual measures one husband and three children dead another daughter born