Published in June 1997, Charles Frazier's first novel Cold Mountain, is a mesmerizing novel of the American Civil War. At the heart of the story is Inman, on a desperate journey home to his life, his land and his one true love Ada. Cold Mountain is beautifully written with breath-taking landscapes and characters that will capture your heart and imagination. Enjoy this novel for the first time or read it again. Then check out the movie and music inspired by this instant classic.