A historical novel based on a true story by Kirsten Jacobson Stasney
Based on true events, Thy Father's Will is a captivating story of consuming love and controlling family relationships set in a small Midwestern town at the beginning of the twentieth century.
Sometimes the best intentions lead to heart-breaking results.
"Thy Father's Will is a treasure. Author Kirsten Jacobson Stasney vividly recaptures the private world of the Joseph Marvick family, one privileged with wealth, travel and higher education at the turn of the century. Marked by their youthful passions and a devoted father, it is a true account of young lives transformed from happiness to tragedy. A riveting narrative for any generation." - Marjorie Hart, author of New York Times bestseller, Summer at Tiffany
Inspired by a letter written by her great-aunt, author Kirsten Jacobson Stasney's historical novel Thy Father's Will is based on the final years of her great-grandfather's life.
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