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A Woman Clothed In Sun
From the pleasures of her sheltered world in the bayous to the treacherous vastness of the great Southwest and beyond forever quenching her thirst for all the passion and adventure life had to offer wildly beautiful Rachel Delys fled the memories of her battle-slain lover and the fury of the Civil War. Across a tempestuous landscape, three men tried to tame her one who sed ...more
Paperback, 312 pages
Published by Pocket Books
(first published 1977)
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Sep 12, 2012 Kerrie rated it really liked it
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Feb 28, 2016 Naksed marked it as dnf
Exquisitely written historical novel set in America in the Civil War era, with a lot of attention to detail, a vivid setting from the swampy Louisiana plantations to the merciless, arid Texas desert. The author also spends a lot of time developing the main and secondary characters, with a special emphasis on the main female protagonist. It was easy, at first, to identify and emotionally connect with her. Then, the story naturally derails, with so many OTT, soap opera style twists and turns that ...more