Patti Callahan Henry: Secret Book of Flora Lea (2023, Atria Books) 4 stars

When a woman stumbles across a mysterious children’s book, long-held secrets about her missing sister …

Not very long ago, and not very far away

4 stars

I finished The Secret Book of Flora Lea by Patti Callahan Henry, and I loved it. This book had... • Delightful literary references. • Scenes that moved back and forth between 1960 and 1939/1940 • Characters that I loved • Descriptions of places that made me want to visit them. • A resolution that I couldn’t guess