Join the Conversation

Join the Conversation

Sign up today to hear about books and authors from an independent bookstore near you.

A Reliable Wife

A Reliable Wife Cover

A Reliable Wife

By Robert Goolrick

Thorndike Press, Hardcover, Large Print, 9781410417381, 411pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2009

Advertisement
Description
In rural Wisconsin in 1909, Ralph Truitt stands alone on a train platform waiting for the woman who answered his newspaper advertisement for "a reliable wife." But when Catherine Land steps off the train from Chicago, she's not the "simple, honest woman" that Ralph is expecting.
Advertisement