Returning to America after many years in England, Edward and Edith Mason and their two sons take up residence at The Retreat, the old family estate on the Chesapeake Bay, where the members of the family drift irrevocably toward tragedy on the eve of World War II. Reader's Guide included. Reprint. 12,000 first printing.
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Review: Mason's Retreat: A NovelUser Review - Janet E. - Goodreads
This was based on the history of a dysfunctional plantation family on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. The writing is enjoyable as are most of the characters. Edward Mason. the head of the family ... Read full review
Review: Mason's Retreat: A NovelUser Review - Jann Barber - Goodreads
This was the November selection for one of the library book clubs. There was a general consensus that the sections that described the Eastern Shore of Maryland were beautifully written, but the ... Read full review