In her second novel, the author of "Going to Bend" returns to the fictional small town of Hubbard, Oregon, and tells the story of two married couples, who turn to one another and find reserves of love and strength that help heal the wounds they inadvertently inflict on each other.

Homesick Creek 2006, Ballantine Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780345460998

Trade paperback

Homesick Creek 2005, Doubleday Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385509442