MORE THAN WORDS CAN SAY by Robert Barclay
Publisher Wm. Morrow, January 2012
From the author of If Wishes Were
Horses comes a novel of long-buried secrets and self-discovery, showing
us that sometimes what goes unsaid is more powerful than words. . .
Chelsea Enright never expected to inherit her grandmother's lakeside cottage
deep in the Adirondacks—a serene getaway that had been mysteriously closed
up decades ago. This is no simple bequest, however, because when Chelsea
finds her grandmother's WWII diaries, she's stunned to discover that they
hold secrets she never suspected... and they have the power to turn her own
life upside down.
Even more surprising is the compelling presence of local doctor Brandon
"Yale, and Chelsea soon finds her "short stay" has stretched into the entire
summer. She cannot put this cottage and her family's past behind her
easily—and the more she learns about the woman her grandmother truly was,
the more Chelsea's own life begins to change... and nothing will ever be the