“Etched in Granite” is an historical novel M. J. Pettengill. Set in 1872, this novel is a harrowing account of life and death on a rural New England Poor Farm at the end of the Civil War. It is both a tragic, yet triumphant novel that tells a story of courage, survival, and secrets surrounding lost love. Inspired by the author’s discovery of a pauper cemetery, the author seeks to give voices to those silenced.
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Quotable“The precise role of the artist is to illuminate that darkness, so that we will not, in all our doing, lose sight of our purpose, which is to make the world a more human dwelling place.” James Baldwin