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Promo: Katharine's Remarkable Road Trip by Gail Ward Olmsted

Today, I'm delighted to welcome author Gail Ward Olmsted to Ruins & Reading. We're sharing a snippet from her wonderful, evocative novel, Katharine's Remarkable Road Trip . Have a look! Katharine's Remarkable Road Trip is currently on blog tour with The Coffee Pot Book Club. Make sure to check out all the other fabulous posts HERE !     Katharine’s Remarkable Road Trip Gail Ward Olmsted Snippet:   The lighter side of serving as a volunteer nurse on a hospital ship during the Civil War   “But it wasn’t all bad,” I told him. “When things settled down a bit, we nurses were able to chat with the soldiers or read to them. We even wrote letters to their loved ones for them.” I smiled brightly. “That was my favorite activity, the writing of letters. Just to know that they could tell their families back home how they were faring . . . well, it was quite the rewarding experience I can tell you that.”   I felt tears well up in my eyes, and I quickl

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