The wind, the mist, and the sound of rushing water become familiar to Emily Stanford when she finds herself thrust back in time among her ancestors without ever leaving her small town of Maple Ridge, Massachusetts.
Emily’s life turned into despair when her beloved husband died tragically in an accident. His truck had plunged into the Magic River on an icy, cold Christmas Eve. A year following the accident, Emily’s unending grief continues to grip her life. In an effort to find a distraction from her misery, Emily sets out on a new life-changing journey by retiring from her job as a nurse and taking on a new job writing for a historical column in the Maple Ridge Gazette. Her new job ultimately leads Emily to a handsome war hero with the keys to all the historical locations within her small town. Does this hero also possess the key that could unlock Emily’s, broken heart? It’s an epic tale of times long forgotten, magical powers, and a deadly curse cast over three hundred years in the past that takes Emily Stanford on an extraordinary time travel Journey Through Magic River.
This story is a magical mix of fantasy and romance steeped in historical events that will leave the reader wanting for more.
Ann Marie Piche worked as a hairstylist, running her own business for many years, and retired in early 2020. She lives in upstate New York with her loving and supportive husband. Ann Marie has two children and five grandchildren and enjoys reading, writing, and spending time with her family. Besides her debut novel, Spiritual Journey of an Ordinary Girl, published in 2022, and her latest release, Journey Through Magic River. Ann Marie continues to work on other book projects.
For more information please visit her website annmariepichewriter.com