Foreword Reviews

This Earth You'll Come Back To

A Faulknerian novel for the Midwest, This Earth You’ll Come Back To captures the unpretentious colloquial voice of the region while exposing an archetypal story of startling sophistication. Tragic, triumphant, and wholly original, this story introduces a new breed of literary heroes.

Award(s)
Foreword Finalist, IPPY Award, and Ohiana Finalist
Book Website
http://www.mcphersonco.com/cs.php?f[0]=shh&pdID=196
Contributor(s)
Barbara Roether
Publisher
McPherson & Company
ISBN-13
978-1-62054-015-2
Publication Date
Nov 16, 2015
Pages
248
Price
$16.00
Tags
#literary
#historical
Our Review
Roether has crafted a haunting, complete, and triumphant novel from one character’s perspective. It is a stellar and distinctive achievement. This Earth You’ll Come Back To, by Barbara Roether, is a singular, profoundly moving debut novel narrated by Rose Healy Koehner, a Midwestern wife and... Read More