Meet the Author
Mary Wakefield Buxton was born in Vermilion, Ohio, attended Randolph-Macon Woman’s College, graduated from the College of William and Mary, and earned a master’s degree from the George Washington University. She has written a column for the Southside Sentinel newspaper in Middlesex County since 1984 and is the author of eleven previous books about love and life in Virginia. This is her first novel. She is the mother of two adult children and lives in Urbanna, Virginia, with her husband, Chip, and her cocker spaniel, Dandy.