About the book
Turning his back on the carnage of the Civil War, Inman begins the treacherous journey home to Cold Mountain, and to Ada, the woman he loved before the war. As he crosses the devastated landscape of the South, Ada struggles to make a living from the land. Neither knows if the other is still alive.
Reviewed by Biscuits, Books and Banter Reading Group:
90% of group loved this book. The detailed descriptions and the authors prose delighted us. Each scene was described as a picture of words and even the more unpleasant scenes were handled well. A good read which made us think.
Star rating: ***
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