Two courageous young women, tied together by blood and shared passion, will risk everything to save what they love most.
For as long as she can remember, Allie Massey, a gifted physical therapist, has dreamed of making her grandparents’ ten-acre estate into a trauma recovery center using equine therapy–a dream her grandmother, Nana Dale, embraced wholeheartedly. But when her grandmother’s will is read, Allie is shocked to learn the property has been sold to a developer.
Decades earlier, headstrong Dale Butler’s driving passion is to bring home the prized filly her family lost to the Great Depression, but with World War II looming, she’s called upon in ways she never could have imagined. And while her world expands to include new friends and new love, tragedy strikes close to home one fateful night during the Battle of the Atlantic, changing her life forever.
As Nana Dale’s past comes to light in Allie’s search for answers, Dale’s courage and persistence may be just what Allie needs to carry on her grandmother’s legacy and keep her own dreams alive.
By Way of the Moonlight is an exceptional family historical novel that will thrill as well as move its readers with emotion-filled moments and compelling events! The story is one that captivated me from the premise alone because I adore novels of this nature and as I started to read By Way of the Moonlight, I found that I was instantly compelled as well as intrigued and I believe all readers will feel this! That is why I already have to recommend that you lovely readers have a read of By Way of the Moonlight! However, if you need more convincing book lovers then continue to read to learn more about the wonderful By Way of the Moonlight!
By Way of the Moonlight is a moving, captivating, and memorable novel from start to finish that will take its readers on a crazy but brilliant journey! The reader in By Way of the Moonlight will be taken on a journey spanning decades and will be introduced to Allie Massey, a physical therapist who has always dreamed of turning her grandparents’ land into a trauma recovery center, using equine therapy. Allie’s grandmother, Nana Dale, embraced this dream of Allie’s and shared it with her. So when Allie’s grandmother passes, she is shocked to learn that in her will she has sold the property to a developer.
Shocked and distraught by having her dream ripped away from her, Allie embarks on a journey to learn more about her grandmother and search for answers. It is on this journey that she learns a great deal about her grandmother’s past and inspires her to carry her legacy. The reader will follow Allie in the present, as well as travel back in time and follow the Grandmother (Dale Butler) on her journey of how she survived during the great depression and World War II. It is an incredible tale across two timelines that are integrated into one and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible By Way of the Moonlight!
The story of By Way of the Moonlight captivated me from the first page thanks to the book’s sharp literature and strong opening. The reader will be thrust into the thick of the story early on and I adored this approach courtesy of the talented author Elizabeth Musser. Musser is a writer who knows how to capture her reader’s attention with her fast-paced approach and dramatic but heartfelt story. As I read By Way of the Moonlight, I did so in a frenzy because the literature was incredibly addictive, so much so that the reader will race through the story and find it difficult to put the book down!
By Way of the Moonlight has a story that picks up very fast; in other words, there is not a lot of time before the reader is thrust into the thick of the story! I personally love it when I am thrown into a story, I love being shocked, surprised, and amazed, and By Way of the Moonlight made me feel all of these emotions and more.
Elizabeth Musser is not only a phenomenal writer for her flawless ability to capture her reader’s attention, but she is also a great writer for her descriptive words and characterization of characters which will hook her readers. Musser is a newly discovered author of mine, and I admit, I am frustrated that I have not discovered her work sooner! Musser’s flawless literature and mesmerizing literature enthralled me for so many hours. The shock twists and turns she manages to inject into her story are remarkable and will have the reader turning the pages with haste because of it!
As By Way of the Moonlight is a sensational, compelling as well as moving story that will provoke your thoughts as well as entertain you, I have no choice but to award this stellar read five stars. If you are a reader who loves historical and family novels, then this book is for you so do not miss out on the chance of reading it! Be sure to have a preview of the book below book lovers, you won’t regret it!
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