Down by the Riverside

Down by the Riverside

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Baker & Taylor
Abandoned by her husband for a younger woman, Rose Franklin seeks solace by taking off in a camper, arriving in Shady Grove, North Carolina, only to become caught up in the apparent suicide of a respected man in the community.

McMillan Palgrave
When her husband leaves her for a younger woman, Rose Franklin buys a camper and sets off--away from her heartache and anger. She finds herself spending a couple of days in Shady Grove, a camp site along the Mississippi River in West Memphis, Arkansas. While there, a respected and well-liked man in the community seems to commit suicide for no apparent reason. Could it somehow be connected to the ancient slave burial ground that he was researching? As Rose comes to know the characters of this small community she begins to unravel the mystery of why a man loses his faith and the consequences of his loss.


Blackwell North Amer
When her husband leaves her for a younger woman, Rose Franklin buys a travel trailer and sets off in an attempt to leave behind her heartache and anger. Partway into her trip, however, her engine stalls, and Rose is forced to spend a couple of days at Shady Grove, a campground along the Mississippi River in West Memphis, Arkansas. Upon her arrival, Rose witnesses the recovery of a body from the river. Lawrence Franklin V, a respected and well-liked man in the community, seems to have committed suicide for no apparent reason. Could it somehow be connected to the ancient slave burial ground that he was researching? As Rose comes to know the characters of this small community, she begins to unravel the mystery of why a man loses his faith and the consequences of his loss.

Baker
& Taylor

Abandoned by her husband for a younger woman, Rose Franklin seeks solace from her heartache and anger by taking off in a camper, arriving at a camp site in Shady Grove, North Carolina, only to become caught up in the mysterious apparent suicide of a respected and well-liked man from the community. 15,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Minotaur, 2006
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780312352301
0312352301
Branch Call Number: MYS Lynn, J 100.1 2006
Characteristics: 288 pages ; 22 cm

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