Patti Callahan Henry is not only a married mother of three, but also a New York Times
bestselling author of eight novels, including Between the Tides
and Driftwood Summer
. Hailed as a fresh new voice in southern fiction (though she is originally from Philadelphia), her latest book, Coming Up for Air
, is about a house on the coast of Alabama --- a place that reveals the truth and changes the lives of Ellie Calvin and her loved ones.