“Christian fiction with an uplifting message, River Rising is set in Mississippi, 1927.”
NO MAJOR SPOILERS
Pilotville, Louisiana is a small Mississippi river village nestled back in the swamps.
This is where Hale Poser, a blue eyed stranger with a limp, begins the search for his parents. But what he finds in the small town is a mystery. Why are babies disappearing from their cribs?
Hale arrives in Pilotville in 1927 and takes a job in the Negro Infirmary. When a baby disappears Hale spends days on end searching the swamp for the infant girl. In the middle of his search he finds that the mystery goes back years and years.
As his search for Baby Hannah continues he finds himself in a world completely different from the one he just left and at the center of yet another mystery.