The Orphan Mother
A NovelBook - 2016
In the years following the Civil War, Mariah Reddick, former slave to Carrie McGavock, has quietly built a new life for herself as a midwife to the women of Franklin, Tennessee. But when her ambitious, politically-minded grown son, Theopolis, is murdered, Mariah - no stranger to loss - finds her world once more breaking apart. How could this happen? Who wanted him dead? Mariah's journey to uncover the truth leads her to unexpected people.
Publisher: New York :, Grand Central Publishing,, 2016.
Edition: First edition.
Characteristics: 312 pages ; 24 cm