"Heather Sharfeddin grew up in Idaho and Montana, the daughter of a forester-turned-cattle rancher. She currently lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband and son. Her previous books include Blackbelly and Mineral Spirits. /i>"
"[Heather] Sharfeddin has . . . captured the family-like
entanglements in a small community--by showing us what happens when
those relationships begin to come apart."--Philadelphia
"Superbly crafted . . . Characters are wonderfully drawn. . . . This is a story about the miracle of love blossoming in unlikely places." --Library Journal, starred review
"Emotional storytelling . . . as gritty as they