At 38, Gloria is a vaguely dissatisfied wife and mother. Compelled to return to the family farm after a long absence, she finds that nothing has changed about the strict Mennonite community she grew up in: not the house she grew up in, her mother's no-nonsense work ethic, nor her father's unwavering belief in "trust and obey." Nothing, that is, except the demons of her past that she must finally confront: her estranged best friend, Des, whom Gloria abandoned when Des needed her most; the early love of her life, Gabe, as ...

The Valley 2009, Key Porter Books

ISBN-13: 9781554702237

Trade paperback

Valley 2008, Key Porter Books, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9781554700011