About Susan Rivers’ Debut Novel: ‘The Second Mrs. Hockaday’ at Quail Ridge

011117hockadaySusan Rivers shares her powerful debut novel, The Second Mrs.Hockaday, on Wednesday, January 11, at 7 pm.  Susan’s novel, inspired by a true story, looks at  love and racial issues during the South’s collapse during the Civil War.   “Susan Rivers sets this spellbinding, haunting human drama against the backdrop of the Civil War. Told through exquisitely crafted letters and diary entries, the delicious pacing leads to revelations both intriguing and unnerving. I was sorry to reach the end of this stunning debut.” ─Diane Chamberlain, author of The Silent Sister.  The N&O raved: “It’s a masterpiece of suspense and intrigue, set in South Carolina during the Civil War, due early in January. You’ll hear lots more about it soon.”