- ISBN: 9780307393876
- ISBN: 0307393879
- Physical Description: 270 p. ; 24 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : Crown Pub., c2011.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| The Bear's house -- Eight nights of love -- The year there was no summer -- Owl and mouse -- The river at home -- The truth about my mother -- The principles of devotion -- The fisherman's wife -- Kiss and tell -- The monster of Blackwell -- Sin -- Black rabbit -- The red garden -- King of the bees.
|Summary, etc.:|| A young wounded civil war soldier is saved by a passionate neighbor, a woman meets a fiercely human historical character, a poet falls in love with a blind man, and a mysterious traveler comes to town in the year when summer never arrives. At the center of everyone's life is a mysterious garden where only red plants can grow, and where the truth can be found by those who dare to look.
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