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    • Winter Sisters

    • By: Robin Oliveira
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 14 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    New York, 1879: After an epic snow storm ravages the city of Albany, Dr. Mary Sutter, a former Civil War surgeon, begins a search for two little girls, the daughters of close friends killed by the storm who have vanished without a trace. Mary's mother and niece Elizabeth, who has been studying violin in Paris, return to Albany upon learning of the girls' disappearance - but Elizabeth has another reason for wanting to come home, one she is not willing to reveal. Despite resistance from the community, who believe the girls to be dead, the family persists in their efforts to find the two.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Winter Sisters

    • By Debra on 03-30-18

    Regular price: $35.00

    • My Name Is Mary Sutter

    • By: Robin Oliveira
    • Narrated by: Kimberly Farr
    • Length: 14 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 433
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 270
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 274

    In this stunning historical novel, Mary Sutter is a brilliant, headstrong midwife from Albany, New York, who dreams of becoming a surgeon. Determined to overcome the prejudices against women in medicine—and eager to run away from her recent heartbreak—Mary leaves home and travels to Washington, D.C. to help tend the legions of Civil War wounded.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent and riveting

    • By midge on 09-25-10

    Regular price: $33.60

    • I Always Loved You

    • A Novel
    • By: Robin Oliveira
    • Narrated by: Mozhan Marnot
    • Length: 11 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 88
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 74
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 73

    The young Mary Cassatt never thought moving to Paris after the Civil War to be an artist was going to be easy, but when, after a decade of work, her submission to the Paris Salon is rejected, Mary’s fierce determination wavers.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A relationship of speculation investigated

    • By Cathy Carmack on 11-29-16

    Regular price: $24.50

    • My Name is Mary Sutter

    • By: Robin Oliveira
    • Narrated by: Laurence Bouvard
    • Length: 13 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    A cinematic début novel about one brilliant young woman's struggle to become a doctor during the American Civil War. Mary Sutter is a brilliant, headstrong midwife from New York, who dreams of becoming a surgeon. Determined to overcome the prejudices against women in medicine, and eager to run away from her recent heartbreak, Mary travels to Washington to help tend the legions of Civil War wounded. Under the guidance of two surgeons who unwittingly fall in love with her, Mary peruses her medical career in the desperately overwhelmed hospitals of the capital.

    Regular price: $20.65