Women’s Adventures
Set in the American West

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Awards

for Eliza Waite

Nancy Pearl Book Award
2017 Winner

WILLA
Literary Award
2017 Finalist
Historical Fiction

Sarton Women’s Book Award
Shortlist
2015-2016
Historical Fiction

“Sweeney’s debut novel is a beautifully written work of historical fiction tracing one woman’s life in the wilds of nineteenth-­century America. Readers will be immersed in Eliza’s world, which Sweeney has so authentically and skillfully rendered.”

Booklist

“Meticulously researched, Eliza Waite transports us to the Klondike Gold Rush, where a resourceful young widow searches a more elusive prize: happiness in a re-­forged life.”

Pamela Schoenewaldt, USA Today Bestselling author of When We Were Strangers

“So well researched, one can almost feel the cold of winter and the stifling pain inflicted upon the heart and soul of these courageous pioneers.”

K.S. Jones, Award-­winning author of Shadow of the Hawk