Tag: Civil War

A Stolen Heart

by Amanda Cabot Ten years after the Civil War, Lydia is a Yankee that’s unknowingly engaged to a married man, traveling South across the country to start completely over and reinventing/finding herself in this beautiful book. I mean, come on! Look at that gorgeous… Continue Reading “A Stolen Heart”

The Loyal Heart

by Shelley Shepard Gray Shelley Shepard Gray is a fabulous writer. While I am not a big reader of Amish fiction, her books have always won me over. This book, The Loyal Heart, is NOT Amish (which she is known for), but Civil War… Continue Reading “The Loyal Heart”

Abandoned Memories

by MaryLu Tyndall “For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world forces of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of wickedness in the heavenly places.” – Ephesians 6:12 Breathtaking. Suspenseful. Terrifying. Beautiful. There… Continue Reading “Abandoned Memories”

Face-Off with Author Jocelyn Green and more!!

A few weeks back, I reviewed an awesome book named Spy of Richmond. Jocelyn has written a series of books called Heroines Behind the Lines. When you hear stories of the Civil War, it’s always on the battlefield, or in the prisons. How often… Continue Reading “Face-Off with Author Jocelyn Green and more!!”

How about some History Freebies Today?

The Weird Wild West: Tall Tales and Legends about the Frontier *Includes pictures *Includes contemporary accounts of the legends *Includes a bibliography for further reading *Includes a table of contents Space may be the final frontier, but no frontier has ever captured the American… Continue Reading “How about some History Freebies Today?”

My Heart Stood Still

by Lori Copeland Once again, Lori brings us a light, fun book. Anne-Marie is a high spirited girl that has been thrown in the path of a Crow Indian and a black man during the Civil War. The story takes place in Texas, so… Continue Reading “My Heart Stood Still”

The Last Heiress

by Mary Ellis This is the first book I have read by Mary Ellis and I was enraptured throughout. Amanda Dunn travels from her homeland of England to North Carolina during America’s final days of the Civil War. She is sent to procure more… Continue Reading “The Last Heiress”

Spy of Richmond

by Jocelyn Green History buffs: TAKE NOTICE! Wow. If every fictional novel had this much history in it, we wouldn’t need school! Jocelyn does an incredible job of intertwining fictional and real characters in this story about the last years of the Confederacy. Sophia… Continue Reading “Spy of Richmond”