In this emotional historical novel, readers will be captivated by the strong spirit of Mollie McGarvey as she fights to survive loss and the hard ways of life on the prairie.
It is the summer of 1838 in St. Lawrenceville, Missouri, and Molly McGarvie’s life is about to change forever. When her beloved Samuel succumbs to cholera, Molly is heartbroken but determined to take care of herself and her children. But when Samuel’s unscrupulous brother takes over the family business and leaves Molly to fend for herself, she knows she must head out on her own. It is a dangerous journey and Molly has to leave her old life behind. Somehow she must find a way to make a living, keep her family together and fend off some over-eager suitors.
Book One in the At Home in Beldon Grove series, THE EDGE OF LIGHT will captivate readers with the true-to-life emotions of one woman’s struggle to survive.
THE EDGE OF LIGHT: At Home in Beldon Grove, Book 1 © Copyright 2011 by Ann Shorey. Reprinted with permission by Revell. All rights reserved.