The Stolen Marriage
It is 1944. Pregnant Tess DeMello abruptly ends her engagement to her long-time love and instead marries her baby's father, the extremely secretive Henry Kraft. Moving to the small town of Hickory, North Carolina, Tess is treated like an outsider. When a polio epidemic strikes Hickory, Tess defies her new husband to use her training as a nurse to help the people of Hickory. As she works to save the lives of her patients, can Tess untangle the truth behind her husband's mysterious behavior? A suspenseful and emotionally captivating novel by Chamberlain (Pretending to Dance, 2015).