In her historically authentic and cleverly entertaining novel, Monfredo skillfully meshes life in Seneca Falls, New York with a page-turning suspense story.
The genius of Monfredo [is to] teach ‘herstory’ while absorbing the reader in a good old-fashioned mystery.
. . .well-written…historically accurate and telling.
Monfredo’s slick melding of fact and fiction is a meticulously researched, first class mystery that evokes with charm and vividness, rural life in the Empire State a century and a half ago.