My Name Is Mary Sutter: A Novel
A moving, New York Times bestselling novel about a young Civil War midwife who dreams of becoming a surgeonChosen by Good Housekeeping as a Top 10 Good ReadMary Sutter’s story continues in Winter Sisters, coming February 2018 from VikingFans of Caleb’s Crossing by Geraldine Brooks, Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier, and Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker by Jennifer Chiaverini will love this New York Times ...
Paperback: 400 pages
Publisher: Penguin Books; 1 edition (March 29, 2011)
Product Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.8 x 8 inches
Amazon Rank: 132388
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“This is the perfect book for someone to read who is interested in medicine, women's history and the Civil War. Robin Oliveira. I have read many book in both areas but not in the same book. The story is fictional but all the details about the history ...”
estselling Civil War tale.Mary Sutter is a brilliant young midwife who dreams of becoming a surgeon. Eager to run away from recent heartbreak, Mary travels to Washington, D.C., to help tend the legions of Civil War wounded. Under the guidance of two surgeons, who both fall unwittingly in love with her, and resisting her mother’s pleas to return home to help with the difficult birth of her twin sister’s baby, Mary pursues her medical career against all odds.Rich with historical detail—including cameo appearances by Abraham Lincoln and Dorothea Dix, among others—My Name Is Mary Sutter is certain to be recognized as one of the great novels about the Civil War.