Indie Next List March 2012: The Healing

We’re thrilled to share the news that The American Booksellers Association has selected Jonathan Odell’s enchanting and empowering novel The Healing for the March 2012 Indie Next List. On shelves February 21st, the book has received praise from bestselling authors Pat Conroy and Lalita Tademy, and has been featured in the February issue of Minnesota Monthly, where the author describes how he researched the book by interviewing the midwives of the Mississippi Delta. Watch the book trailer, find out about upcoming author events, read an excerpt, and take a look at our reader’s guide.

“Engrossing … Bound to be compared to Kathryn Stockett’s best-selling The Help, this historical novel probes complex issues of freedom and slavery.”
Library Journal, starred review