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Two widows team up for justice
Kinship, Ohio, 1924: When Lily Ross learns that her husband, Daniel Ross, the town’s widely respected sheriff, was killed while transporting a prisoner, she vows to avenge his death.
Hours after his funeral, a stranger appears at her door. Marvena Whitcomb, a coal miner’s widow, is unaware that Daniel is dead, and begs to speak with him about her missing daughter.
From miles away but worlds apart, Lily and Marvena’s lives collide as they realize Daniel was not the man that either believed him to be—and his murder is more complex than either imagined.
Inspired by the true story of Ohio’s first female sheriff, this is a powerful debut about two women’s search for justice as they take on the corruption at the heart of their community.
“A rich, empowering, and satisfying read.”—Jessica Strawser
“Montgomery is a masterful storyteller.” —Lee Martin
Additional Book Details
|Release Date:||January 8, 2019|