The Shepherd of the Hills by Harold Bell Wright, Hardcover, 352 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4507-5039-4. First published in 1907, The Shepherd of the Hills is a best seller and remains today the 4th most widely read book in publishing history. Set in the rugged Ozark Mountains during the late 1800’s, the complicated lives of simple mountain folk are played out in a beautiful tale of love, hate, and ultimately forgiveness. A timeless story with a moral message that is as relevant today as it was in yesteryear.