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Jonathan Odell
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Jonathan Odell is the author of the acclaimed novel The View from Delphi, which deals with the struggle for equality in pre–civil rights Mississippi, his home state. His short stories and essays have appeared in numerous collections. He spent his business career as a leadership coach to Fortune 500 companies and currently resides in Minnesota.

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The Healing

Written by Jonathan Odell


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $15.95

Plantation mistress Amanda Satterfield’s intense grief over losing her daughter crosses the line into madness when she takes a newborn slave child as her own and names her Granada. Troubled by his wife’s disturbing mental state and concerned about a mysterious plague that is sweeping through the plantation’s slave quarters, Master... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.

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The Healing

Written by Jonathan Odell


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $26.00

The pre-Civil War South comes brilliantly to life in this masterfully written novel about a mysterious and charismatic healer readers won’t soon forget

Mississippi plantation mistress Amanda Satterfield loses her daughter to cholera after her husband refuses to treat her for what he considers to be a “slave disease.” Insane with... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.

The Healing

Written by Jonathan Odell


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $11.99

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