The Snow Child #HistoricalFiction 1920s #Alaska, a mysterious and enchanting child #MondayBlogs @EowynIvey

  • SnowChildAuthor: Eowyn Ivey
  • Published: August 2012 by Tinder Press
  • Category: Historical Fiction
  • five-stars

Alaska, the 1920s. Jack and Mabel have staked everything on a fresh start in a remote homestead, but the wilderness is a stark place, and Mabel is haunted by the baby she lost many years before. When a little girl appears mysteriously on their land, each is filled with wonder, but also foreboding: is she what she seems, and can they find room in their hearts for her?

Jack and Mabel, a middle-aged couple, have relocated to Alaska after Mabel suffered a still birth. With no other children and a desperate longing which cannot now be fulfilled they needed a complete change of scene. It’s a struggle to survive in the wilderness on their homestead and Mabel is desperate to help Jack in the fields as a release for the utter misery she can’t escape when confined to…

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