Librarian Syd Murphy flees the carnage of a failed marriage by accepting an 18-month position in Jericho - a small town in the Appalachian Mountains of Virginia. Her plans to hide out and heal her wounds fall by the wayside as she gets drawn into the daily lives of the quirky locals. She becomes fast friends with Maddie Stevenson, the enigmatic physician who has returned to the backcountry community to take over her late father's medical practice.
I have listened to too many audio books to rank that. I have 87 in my audio library and was disappointed with only a couple!
Over the past 18 months, Syd, Maddie, and little Henry have become a family, and things are going surprisingly well for most of Jericho's residents...if you don't count the devastating storm that whips through town. In the weeks and months to come, Syd, Maddie, and all of Jericho are forced to pick up the pieces and rebuild their homes, their lives, and their town.
When I finished Jerucho I was desperate to find out what happened next. Well tornadoes, drag queens, monsterinlaws and purple haze are what happened n..Show More »ext. Trust be there's a whole lot more laughter going on. You could read this as a stand alone but why would you? But Jerico first and get the full depth of characters in the town. I want more. « Show Less