TitleThe River Widow
AuthorAnn Howard Creel
ImprintAnn Howard Creel Ltd
Sales rank4.5
FormatKindle Edition


From the bestselling author of The Whiskey Sea comes a stirring novel of a young woman s survival and liberation during the Great Depression.In 1937, with flood waters approaching, Adah Branch accidentally kills her abusive husband, Lester, and surrenders his body to the raging river, only to be swept away herself.So begins her story of survival, return to civilization, defense against accusations of murder, and the fight to save herself and her stepdaughter, Daisy, from the clutches of her husband s notoriously cruel family, who have their sights set on revenge for Lester s death Essentially trapped, Adah must plan an escape.But when she develops feelings for the one person essential to her plan s success, she faces a painful choice Will she choose to risk everything saving Daisy or take the new life offered by a loving man



The River Widow By Ann Howard Creel

River Widow and so much Normally my pick of the Kindle First books would be the thriller or the suspense choice, but being I had read Ann Howard Creel before I went with the historical fiction choice The book I had read before was While You Were Mine, and I enjoyed it immensely.This book is set in t... (Sign in to see more)

Crystal Zavala

The River Widow By Ann Howard Creel

Rating 3.5 5During the Great Depression, there is a massive flood in Ohio While attempting to retrieve items from her house, Adah kills her husband in self defense Adah attempts to cover up the crime by taking her husbands body to the river and let it float away Adah ends up in the river herself and... (Sign in to see more)


The River Widow By Ann Howard Creel

Well written and engaging book but a tough story woman kills her abusive husband to start the book and then spends the rest of the time dealing with his suspicious and harsh family as she plots her escape You may not want to start this before bedtime as you may be up until all hours because you need... (Sign in to see more)

Carolyn Sanders

The River Widow By Ann Howard Creel

Flood For A LifeA well written novel based on a historical flood that devastated lots of lives along the Ohio River Life was hard on good people and then there was also the bad ones.


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