The Orphan Mother: A Novel
by Robert Hicks
Hardcover- $13.00

An epic account of one remarkable woman's quest for justice from the New York Times bestselling author of The Widow of the South and A ...

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  "" by Diane860 (see profile) 06/29/17

I enjoyed the historical fiction book.

 
  "A Mother’s loss" by lpollinger (see profile) 02/02/20

Mariah Reddick is a former slave who has become a midwife in Franklin, Tennessee to both the white and black women. She herself has one son, Theopolis, who is politically active and is tragically murdered at a rally. Mariah has made it her quest to find out who and why this happened.
The second half of this book flowed much better than the first and there was quite a bit of repetition in the story, but, overall it was a good read

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