By Rosslyn Elliott
Susanna is a woman of rules who values kin particularly. Johann turns out to symbolize all she despises . . . yet appearances could be deceiving.
In 1875, Susanna Hanby is headed off to varsity in Westerville, Ohio, while she discovers her sister Rachel and Rachel’s young children have disappeared. Susanna suspects that Rachel’s alcoholic husband is aware greater than he’s announcing and she or he vows to discover the truth.
Johann Giere is inheritor to a winning German-American brewery in Columbus, yet longs for a profession in journalism in ny urban. whilst Johann symptoms on because the provider for a brand new saloon in Westerville, his and Susanna’s paths move and sparks fly. A fiery temperance crusader, Susanna despises Johann’s career, yet she can't deny the attraction.
When Susanna learns that Rachel’s kids were indentured to orphanages within the urban, she despairs that her kinfolk can be fractured endlessly. yet Johann makes Susanna a proposal she can’t refuse―pitting her ardour and her ideas opposed to one another.
If she will give you the option for her head and her middle to be in concord, a destiny lovelier than sunlight awaits her.
Lovelier than Daylight is a narrative of affection and religion in accordance with the Westerville Whiskey battle of 1875, a dramatic genuine old occasion featured within the 2011 documentary Prohibition through Ken Burns.
“[S]howcases a desirable episode of yankee heritage, interweaving romance, suspense, and old aspect with strange intensity and realism.” ―Laura Frantz, writer of Love’s Reckoning and The Colonel’s Lady