Frances Foster Books
Maybe you won’t rock a cradle, Muriel.
Some women seem to prefer to rock the boat.
Muriel Jorgensen lives on one side of Crabapple Creek. Her family’s
friends, the Normans, live on the other. For as long as Muriel can
families’ lives have been intertwined, connected by the crossing stones
span the water. But now that Frank Norman—who Muriel is just beginning
think might be more than a friend—has enlisted to fight in World War I
brother, Ollie, has lied about his age to join him, the future is
Muriel tends to things at home with the help of Frank’s sister, Emma,
becomes more and more fascinated by the women’s suffrage movement, but
surrounded by people who advise her to keep her opinions to herself.
How can she
find a way to care for those she loves while still remaining true to
who she is?
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