The last volume in the series of Bennett's Island novels rejoins Joanna Bennett Sorensen's family during the Vietnam era. Two young men descended from island families arrive hoping to shed the traces of past mistakes, forcing the islanders to wrestle with difficult questions of family loyalty, ethics, and the good of the community.

The Day Before Winter 1997, Down East Books

ISBN-13: 9780892724291

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The Day Before Winter (Bennett's Island) 1991, Down East Books

ISBN-13: 9780892724116