Dianne Ebertt Beeaff

Tragedy and triumph unfurl when a devout Mormon family hires a head-strong young widow during trying economic times. Two families—one Texan, one Mormon—develop an embattled but gripping relationship in the Arizona desert, while WWI rages abroad. Long-kept secrets unfold as they challenge tradition and ultimately learn to love. www.PowersGarden.com

Power’s Garden by Dianne Ebertt Beeaff, $15.95 paperback