One tragedy binds them together while another threatens to tear their family apart. Will the faith and love that saw them through life and death be enough to hold them together? Paul and Grace's paths cross at an inopportune point in their lives. Paul's young sister is facing an unknown illness and Grace is preparing to marry another man. The love affair that ensues between the couple stands the test of time, though not without far-reaching consequences for their grown children. Can they cope with the death of their father and their mother's Alzheimer's diagnosis without it destroying everything their parents worked to build? Follow four generations in this inspirational story that poses the ever-present question: who decides when it's time to die?
Kelly Marselle Herdrich has a bachelor's degree from Wake Forest University, where she majored in elementary education and minored in psychology. She's a voracious reader, writer, and knitter. She resides in Annapolis, Maryland with her husband and three daughters. Scattered is her first novel.