Brian Willson

Biography

Brian Willson grew up in Austin, where he bounced around the music scene a while before snagging a degree from The University of Texas. In 1980 he became a father and moved with his family to coastal Maine, where he has worked as a journalist and designer of typefaces based on historical materials—including penmanship from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries—available at www.3ipfonts.com. Lydia is his first novel.

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Books

Lydia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Divorced, living alone, an old dog as his only companion, Ed Austin's world has contracted into something simple, solitary—and safe. Then he acquires a box of forgotten letters written by a despondent farm wife in 1830, and things get complicated. When he moves into her abandoned homestead, he's visited by Lydia Starbird herself. Is she a ghost? A time traveler? The invention of a yearning soul?

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dogs    ghost story    handwriting    maine    old letters    romance    time travel    type design