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By Ellen LaConte

For fifty-eight-year-old Hannah Walker the Afton Marches are a resource of solace and luxury. jogging beside the Afton River, during the life-rich saltmarsh supplies her respite from the health facility room the place her psychologically abusive husband lies dying.

Handsome and reserved, sixty-one-year-old Leslie Willoes is a panorama artist who has spent the final fifty years exploring, portray, and loving the Marches. He’s obvious Hannah usually, has integrated in her in his work, yet hasn't ever spoken to the girl he secretly calls His Lady.

Unscrupulous long island developer, Rawden Darien, goals to trump Trump via buying the final undeveloped coastal wetland among manhattan and Boston and remodeling it into an upscale marina, inn, and retail complicated for giant spenders. Leslie is obtainable a wide fee to color the landscapes that may promote Darien’s imaginative and prescient. Will he?

Two humans: one looking therapeutic within the Marches she’s discovering herself in, one dreading the wetland’s grim destiny. driven in several instructions through their associates, their activities will ascertain the way forward for the Marches—and their very own.

Hypnotically visible and shiny, Afton is Ellen LaConte’s stirring debut novel.

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