Tag Archives: Westby

What Happened to Clara?


From Kirkus Reviews: …Halleson clearly has a strong understanding of the Norwegian-Americans who populate her novel, and their depictions seem extremely authentic. She’s equally skilled at representing the criminal mind, and the passages from the perspective of a kidnapper are chilling…. Continue reading

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WWII Coming Home


Nobody asked them about the war or what had happened to them. All we knew, and all we ever knew was that Orville had spent a couple of years in a German prisoner-of-war camp. Continue reading

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