Bone River



Bone River From Award Winning Author Megan Chance, Bone River Is A Haunting, Lyrical Tale Of Passion And Identity.In The Mid 19th Century, On Shoalwater Bay, Washington Territory, Leonie Monroe Russell Works Alongside Her Oysterman Husband, Junius At Night She Continues Her Father S Lifelong Obsession Collecting Artifacts And Studying The Native Culture That Once Thrived In The Area.On Her Thirty Seventh Birthday, Leonie Discovers A Mummy Protruding From The Riverbank Bordering Her Property A Mummy That By All Evidence Shouldn T Exist As Leonie Searches For Answers To The Mummy S Origins, She Begins To Feel A Mystical Connection To It That Defies All Logic Leonie S Sense That Otherworldly Forces Are At Work Only Grows When News Of The Incredible Discovery Brings Junius S Long Lost Son, Daniel, To Her Doorstep Upon His Unexpected Arrival, A Native Elder Insists That Leonie Wears A Special Shell Bracelet For Protection But Protection From Whom The Mummy, Or, Perhaps, Daniel Leonie Has Always Been A Good Daughter And Good Wife, But, For The First Time, These Roles Do Not Seem To Be Enough Finding The Mummy Has Changed Everything, And Now Leonie Must Decide If She Has The Courage To Put Aside The Expectations Of Others To Be The Woman She Was Meant To Be.

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  • Paperback
  • 395 pages
  • Bone River
  • Megan Chance
  • English
  • 07 July 2018
  • 1612184847

10 thoughts on “Bone River

  1. Amalia Gavea says:

    This is both an easy and a difficult review for me to write Easy because Megan Chance s Bone River is one of the best novels I have recently read, and difficult because it brought so many emotions to surface.It is a slow burn and I love slow burns They give me the chance to absorb details, to become one with the place, the time and the characters The descriptions in Bone River are so vivid, I could taste and smell the water, I could see the gathering of the oysters, the drawings in the caves, This is both an easy and a difficult review for me to write E...

  2. Diane S ☔ says:

    I loved the setting and time frame, Washington, Mid 1800 s and the tidbits about the Indians who had lived in the area I think this is a book that could not quite figure out what it wanted to be It was part historical, part mystery and part romance, too much romance fo...

  3. Jane says:

    Where I got the book review copy from publisher This review first appeared on the Historical Novel Society s website and in the Historical Novel Review, issue 63.This beautifully written, lyrical literary novel engages with the themes of the despoliation of the Pacific Northwest s native culture and 19th century concerns about race, degeneration and miscegenation.It is 1875 in Washington Territory Leonie, raised as an ethnologist by her father and married, by his dying wish, at seventeen to t Where I got the book review copy from publisher This review first appeared on the Historical Novel Society s website and in the Historical Novel Review, issue 63.This beautifully written, lyrical literary novel engages with the themes of the despoliation of the Pacific Northwest s native culture and...

  4. Susan (aka Just My Op) says:

    A woman in 19th century Washington Territory finding bones, a mummy, along side a river in her remote part of the world Sound like this could be exciting Unfortunately, for me, this novel didn t work as a mystery or as a romance The writing was mediocre, and some parts were downright awful In the prologue, before I got to the main part of the story, I read I looked into his chiseled face, into his deep set eyes, and he pulled me into his arms, holding me tight against his chest Blaugh, th A woman in 19th century Washington Territory finding bones, a mummy, along side a river in her remote part of the world Sound like this could be exciting Unfortunately, for me, this novel d...

  5. Elizabeth says:

    Bone River gets a very strong 4 rating from me When an author can combine murder, mystery, passion, history, and a riveting plot with an ability to evoke rich and vivid descriptions, they ve got a winning combination Bone River delivers on all fronts The emotional and sexual tensions are beautifully drawn too.Leonie Russell and her husband Junius operate an oystering business in the Washington Territory in the mid 19th century On the side, Leonie pursues her father s career and obsession e Bone River gets a very strong 4 rating from me When an author can combine murder, mystery, passion, history, ...

  6. Tricia Douglas says:

    This novel takes place around 1850 in the Pacific Northwest Very carefully the reader learns about the characters, a father and daughter who collect artifacts and study the native Indian culture We also meet the daughter s husband, Junius The story picks up speed when a mummy is found and Leonie, the daughter, is determined to find out who she was Dreams account for the forces that makes Leonie suspicious of how and why the mummy was buried and why her father s necklace was entangled in the This novel takes place around 1850 in the Pacific Northwest Very carefully the reader learns about the characters, a father and daughter who collect artifacts and study the native Indian culture We also meet the daughter s husband, Junius The story picks up speed when a mummy is found and Leonie, the daughter, is determined to find out who she was Dreams account for the forces that makes Leonie suspicious of how and why the mummy was buried and why her father s necklace was entang...

  7. Melinda says:

    Atmospheric Novel Captures Breaking FreeThis is my second Megan Chance novel Inamorata being my first immersive experience in Chance s incandescent prose To say that my expectations were high was an understatement While this book is far and away different than the other, that beautiful Chance prose captures the atmosphere and surroundings, as well as the people, their feelings, thoughts,s and cultural beliefs I was not disappointed Bone River is about deathbed promises and their i Atmospheric Novel Captures Breaking FreeThis is my second Megan Chance novel Inamorata being my first immersive experience in Chance s incandescent prose To say that my expectations were high was an understatement While this book is far and away different than the other, that beautiful Chance prose captures the atmosphere and surroundings, as well as the people, their feelings, thoughts,s and cultural beliefs I was not disappointed Bone River is about deathbed promises and their impact on the living ...

  8. Courtney says:

    Although this book was very slow to gain my interest, it became a read that I simply couldn t put down Not only does it maintain the reader s interest with a thrilling mystery with a historical fiction setting, it highlights many issues that include feminism, free will, ethics and culture Personally, I find a good book blends multiple genres and peaks the interest of the reader and not just interest in the stor...

  9. Pam says:

    I am not sure how I came to read Bone River, but I believe it was a Kindle Daily Deal These Daily Deals can be hit or miss, but I found this one very enjoyable It is the story of Leonie Russel Leoni livesd in the Pacific Northwest with her father collecting Native American artifacts When her father died, she marries Junius Fast forward twenty years when Leonie discovers a lovely Native American mummy in a basket along the river She is strangely drawn to this mummy Around that same time, D I am not sure how I came to read Bone River, but I believe it was a Kindle Daily Deal These Daily Deals can be hit or mi...

  10. Ginger Bensman says:

    I found Meghan Chance s Bone River riveting The writing is emotive and immediate The author s powers of description captured frontier life in the Northwest, and made the characters that populate her story settlers and Native Americans very real to me Toward the middle, I found myself skimming as the protagonist, Leonie, struggled and struggled with the decisions she was trying to make I felt the book would have been improved by shortening and tightening this part of the story This is a co I found Meghan Chance s Bone River riveting The writing...

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