Jae De Wylde, bestselling author of The Thinking Tank and Sleeping People Lie is a bookworm based in Morton and shares her thoughts on one of the books on her shelf.
Light on Snow
Little Brown & Co
What makes a family? That’s what twelve-year-old Nicky Dillon wonders after she and her widowed father discover a wailing, abandoned baby in the snow-filled woods near their New Hampshire home.
Through the days that follow, the Dillons and their unexpected visitor, a young woman haunted by her own terrible choices, face life-changing decisions, each carrying equal possibilities of heartbreak and redemption.
Anita Shreve is an inspiration to me. Her beautiful use of language leaps from the page and makes my heart sing! This is a simple, surprising and poignant story, which engages the reader from the very start.
It would make an excellent companion on a flight – absorbing and stylish and easily enjoyed in one session.