The Ebony Swan Author:Phyllis A. Whitney Susan Prentice is a woman alone. In the past 6 months her father has died, she has called off her engagement to a cynical young doctor she no longer loves, and she has begun to question the ethics of the medical profession of which she is a member. — Now at a crossroads in her life, Susan decides to make contact with her maternal grandmother whom... more » her father had forbidden her to see since Susan's mother's death from a tragic fall almost 25 yrs earlier.
There are so many questions she wants to ask-about her mother and her own dimly remembered childhood on Virginia's eastern shore. Susan is also determined to get acquainted with her grandmother, a reputedly difficult woman, on her own terms.« less