The Blue Rebozo
Saturday, October 8th 2016
About Pamela Humphrey: Pamela Humphrey is a homeschooling mom of three, an amateur genealogist, a crafter, an aspiring bass guitarist, and the author of Researching Ramirez: On the Trail of the Jesus Ramirez Family and The Blue Rebozo. Inspired by genealogy, she is writing a romantic mystery series that weaves the past into the present. She lives in San Antonio, Texas, with her husband, sons, black cats, and leopard gecko.
The Blue Rebozo: In 1874, Petra’s family struggled to scrape out a living sharecropping in Guadalupe County, Texas. When a much older neighbor proposed marriage, Petra accepted knowing that would ease the financial burden on her parents, if only a little. As her family grew, so did Petra’s affection for her husband.
Five years after marriage, Petra is well settled as a wife and mother. Then tragedy strikes. Amidst her grief, Petra clings to her family and others close to her. Finding comfort in memories of the past, Petra opens her heart.
Based in fact and wrapped in fiction, The Blue Rebozo tells the story of Petra’s life and family.
What life experiences will she weave into the family story when the she becomes the keeper of the stories and the heirloom passes to her?