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 - brendan - Goodreads
The beautiful, quietly compelling prose hooked me in the first two pages and reeled me though the entire novel. The reading was worth it. The window into mid twentieth century eastern shore Maryland ... Read full review
Review: Mason's RetreatUser Review - Goodreads
Slow starting but enjoyable as I continued. Now reading sequel, The Right Hand Shore - like it. usually don't like going back in time but it is interesting and plot not given away, just intrigued now. Read full review