"A Mother's Promise just became a new classic that all readers should have on their shelves."—Urban Book Reviews
"A Mother's Promise is a powerful, heart-wrenching, ultimately uplifting novel about the bonds of family and one woman's courage in the face of adversity. K.D. Alden brings history to life with rich storytelling and deep emotion."—V.S. Alexander, author of The Magdalen Girls
“An extraordinary debut novel . . . one of those must-read books.”—Historical Novel Review
"A compelling read! This book will stay with you for a long time."—The Book Review Crew
"An emotional read that will leave you thinking long afterward."—Homeschool on the Range
"Haunting and beautifully written."—Let's Get Booked Away
"An emotional, heartbreaking, masterfully woven tale by Alden that immerses you so thoroughly into the lives, feelings, and personalities of the characters you never want it to end."—What's Better Than Books?
"Emotional and thought-provoking."—Just Reading Jess