JANE KIRKPATRICK. A Sweetness to the Soul

JANE KIRKPATRICK. A Sweetness to the Soul. Penguin. Paperback, ebook, 456 pages, $14.99, amazon.com

Grieving fourteen-year old Jane Herbert marries 27-year-old Joseph Sherar and together they build a life along Central Oregon’s Deschutes River accomplishing their goals with the help of their neighbors, the Wasco and Warm Springs people. Winner of the Wrangler and named one of the Oregon 100: One of the best books about Oregon published in two hundred years. Based on a true story.