Robin Windsor Has Spent Most Of Her Life Under An Assumed Name, Running From Her Family S Ignominious Past She Thought She D Finally Found Sanctuary In Her Rather Unremarkable Used Bookstore Just Up The Street From The Marina In River City, Michigan But The Store Is Struggling And The Past Is Hot On Her HeelsWhen She Receives An Eerily Familiar Book In The Mail On The Morning Of Her Father S Scheduled Execution, Robin Is Thrown Back To The Long Lost Summer She Met Peter Flynt, The Perfect Boy Who Ruined Everything That Book A First Edition Catcher In The Rye Is Soon Followed By The Other Books She Shared With Peter Nearly Twenty Years Ago, With One Arriving In The Mail Each Day But Why Would Peter Be Making Contact After All These Years And Why Does She Have A Sinking Feeling That She S About To Be Exposed All Over Again With Evocative Prose That Recalls The Classic Novels We Love, Erin Bartels Pens A Story That Shows That Words The Ones We Say, The Ones We Read, And The Ones We Write Have Power Than We Imagine
ERIN BARTELS is the author of WE HOPE FOR BETTER THINGS and THE WORDS BETWEEN US, which was a finalist for the 2015 Rising Star Award from the Women s Fiction Writers Association Her short story This Elegant Ruin was a finalist in The Saturday Evening Post 2014 Great American Fiction Contest Her poems have been published by The Lyric and The East Lansing Poetry Attack A member of the Capital City Writers Association and the Women s Fiction Writers Association, she is former features editor of WFWA s Write On magazine and current director of the annual WFWA Writers Retreat in Albuquerque, New Mexico.Erin lives in the beautiful, water defined state of Michigan where she is neverthan a ninety minute drive from one of the Great Lakes or six miles from an inland lake, river, or stream She grew up in the Bay City area waiting for freighters and sailboats at drawbridges and watching the best 4th of July fireworks displays in the nation She spent her college and young married years in Grand Rapids feeling decidedly not Dutch She currently lives with her husband and son in Lansing, nestled somewhere between angry protesters on the Capitol lawn and couch burning frat boys at Michigan State University And yet, she claims it is really quite peaceful.Erin is represented by Nephele Tempest of The Knight Agency Find her on Facebook ErinBartelsAuthor, on Twitter ErinLBartels, or on Instagram erinbartelswrites.
- 358 pages
- The Words Between Us
- Erin Bartels
- 23 January 2017 Erin Bartels