The Snow Child: A Novel by Eowyn Ivey – Set in the 1920s the novel tells the story of a childless couple who move to Alaska looking for a fresh start. When a young girl suddenly appears from the woods and begins to slowly approach the couple they are baffled. Is this the child they'd always prayed for? Or is the girl something more than she appears? What they discover will forever change the couple and the way they view their world. (from A Bit Bookish:JB pop-Eggs @ pinterest.com/...)
Burial Rites by Hannah Kent. Really amazing novel (based on a true story) about the last woman executed in Iceland. Captivating.
THERESE WALSH is a cofounder of the blog WriterUnboxed.com. She lives in upstate New York, with her husband, two children, a cat, and a bouncy Jack Russell named Kismet. The Last Will of Moira Leahy is her first novel.