The Mill River Redemption

The Mill River Redemption

A Novel

eBook - 2014
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New York Times bestselling author Darcie Chan returns to the enchanting town of Mill River in a heartwarming novel of family, self-discovery, and forgiveness. Perfect for fans of Maeve Binchy. Josie DiSanti is starting over. Recently widowed, she has fled her New York City home with her two young daughters'spirited Rose and shy Emily'in tow. She takes refuge in Mill River, Vermont, to live with her only remaining relative, Ivy Collard, the local bookstore owner and a woman Josie barely knows. There, the young mother and her girls build a new life for themselves'until a shocking tragedy tears the sisters apart. Years later, Josie's still-estranged daughters return to the quiet town for the reading of their mother's will, which stipulates that they must work together to locate a hidden key to a safe-deposit box containing their inheritance. Even from the great beyond, it seems Josie will do anything to bring about her daughters' reconciliation. Having no choice but to go along with their mother's final wishes, Rose and Emily move back to Mill River for the summer to begin the search'discovering that, in the close-knit community known for magic and miracles, an even greater treasure awaits them. Praise for The Mill River Recluse "Chan's sweet novel displays her talent. . . . A comforting book about the random acts of kindness that hold communities together."'Kirkus Reviews "A heartwarming story."' "A real page-turner."'IndieReader Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Reader's Circle for author chats and more. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2014
ISBN: 9780345541567
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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Jan 29, 2016

I totally enjoyed this book ...... up to the last 15 pages ..... come on Darcie ........ no loving mother would do that to her children

Jun 04, 2015

pure soap opera......all loose ends tied up...reader is left with nothing to ponder.....

Jan 21, 2015

Heart-wrenching at times - amazing the lengths people go to drive themselves apart. Will the fragile peace achieved at great cost between the sisters evolve and will they allow themselves to become close again?

Nov 28, 2014

Absolutely captivating....the sequel Mill River Recluse is truly a joy to read also.


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