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Proper Mourning: A Legend's Tale

it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating details ·  5 ratings  ·  3 reviews
'Proper Mourning' is a literary examination of grief, love, slavery, and freedom. Set during the American Civil War, horseback riding, trouser-wearing country girl, Lily Dunoway, is strong-willed and eccentric with her best friend, Robert Pickett, by her side. The two have a happy childhood together, riding horses and playing at their spot by the Stony River.
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Published March 22nd 2018 by Vintage House Publications
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Mar 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Lily and Robert were childhood friends doing everything together, horseback riding and playing at the Stoney River. But then Robert's family moves away and Lily is heartbroken. Lily's father is a doctor and she helped with but missed Robert. So her parents adopted an orphan from Scotland, Daniel and Lily had a friend again and they fall in love. But this is during the Civil War and Daniel decides to enlist. Another heartbreak for Lily. And then they get word that Daniel is missing in action. Lil ...more
Jamie McLaughlin
Mar 30, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I picked up Proper Mourning, and I couldn't put it down until I finished. I was hooked. It's a great read from the very beginning. The story shows a nice blend of love, compassion, sorrow, ego, hard work and teaches you a bit of history from way back and how life used to be. Proper Mourning shed light on the trials tribulations that people went through back in the day when life was very different. I loved Lily's character, she was very tough and she loved deep...she is pulled in many directions ...more
Della Woods
Apr 01, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This is one of the best historical romance novels I've read...It holds you captive..After reading the first 4 chapters I can't put it down...
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