Out of the Ruins bristles with fascinating characters caught in satisfying complications — a masterpiece of suspense. Georgia’s wild, romanticCumberland Island is steeped in family secrets. Hannah Hill, a widow patiently suffering from multiple sclerosis, dies in her large inherited mansion just days after telling her visitor Ben Reese about a disguised nighttime intruder. Treading carefully around questions about mercy and human suffering, Ben pursues a tangle of motives and old mysteries — euthanasia, arson, poaching, and jealousy between two great island families.
About Sally S. Wright
Sally S. Wright is the author of three acclaimed mystery novels. She attended Northwestern University, where she earned a degree in oral interpretation of literature, and also completed graduate work at the University of Washington. She and her husband live… More about Sally S. Wright
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Published by Multnomah Jan 10, 2003| 336 Pages| 5-3/16 x 8-1/4| ISBN 9781590520314