Carrie Cromwellcomes of age as the dark clouds of the Civil War swallow the country. Born with a fiery spirit and a strong mind, she finds herself struggling between the common wisdom of the South and the truth she has discovered.
"365 days until the powder keg explodes."
Burdened with the responsibility of running an entire plantation, Carrie Cromwell fights to understand the forces tearing her beloved country apart. As battles rage around her, she watches as her life slowly unravels and she discovers truths she would never have imagined. Will her actions and decisions push her even further from those she loves? When the danger she dreads becomes reality, will she find the courage and strength to escape? Robert is pulled into battle, facing things he would never have imagined.
"Not worth the time or money"
As her beloved city of Richmond is transformed into a deadly Civil War battlefield, spirited Carrie Cromwell puts her medical skills to work in a Confederate hospital. While she fights to save unknown soldiers, the one she cares about the most is lost to her when Robert disappears in battle. She must also deal with a family secret that has finally come to light. Meanwhile, Rose and Moses have found freedom at last - only to be separated by war.
"And the saga continues (thankfully )!"
The power of the Union army brings the South to its knees in surrender, but not until a year of intense pain and violence creates a chasm that may be impossible for the country to bridge. Carrie struggles to hold on to hope as the world caves in around her, hanging on to the promise she's been given. She also finally gets to reveal the secret she has held so close.
"another great book"
Dark clouds and chaos descend lower upon America as the war rages around them; threatening all they hold dear. Carrie and Robert are once more pulled apart, and Carrie finds herself the target of a hostile group of men determined to stop her from providing medical care for black residents of Richmond. How long can she continue to save other people's lives at the risk of her own? Aunt Abby is sucked into a violent riot in the North, while Matthew faces the greatest challenge of his life.
Carrie and her housemates battle cholera in Philadelphia. Her world is turned upside down when she discovers the truth of her heritage. Will it completely change her path? Robert watches his dreams fade before his eyes when he refuses to align himself with Southern beliefs after the war. Rose has to face down a new threat, and Moses is forced to step into the role he has avoided. Janie has agreed to marry Matthew, but can she actually move beyond her fears and become his wife?
Carrie and Janie are living their dream in Philadelphia, but what price will they pay when cholera sweeps through America once again?
"LOVE this series!"
America struggles to rebuild in the aftermath of Lincoln's assassination. Promises will be broken, and everyone you have grown to love will be asked to pay a high price to make freedom for the slaves more than just a mockery.
The PERFECT Read-Aloud Story book for your child as they prepare to drift off to sleep. Make sure they have wonderfrul dreams every single night!
Every parent looks for the perfect Bedtime Story for their child. They long for a series of bedtime stories their children will love and clamor for every night. You’ve found it! The When I Dream Bedtime Story series for young children is the perfect audiobook for your child as they prepare to drift off to sleep. Make sure they have wonderful dreams every single night!
This first book in the When I Dream Series takes them into the world of puppies! These books are perfect for young children and parents who want to send their children off to sleep with a wonderful story dancing in their head that will follow them into their dreams!
Carrie and Robert's dream comes true, but is Carrie strong enough to survive what comes next? Abby makes the choice to go to Kansas to fight for Woman Suffrage, and almost pays the ultimate price. Violence and hatred run rampant through the country as America tries to come to grips with 2,000,000 freed slaves. So many of the characters you have come to know and love face both challenges and joys in this turbulent time in history.
This first book in the When I Dream Series takes them into the world of KITTENS! These books are perfect for young readers and parents who want to send their children off to sleep with a wonderful story dancing in their head that will follow them into their dreams!
I love the world of dreams - where I can be anything, do anything and see anything. Tonight? Tonight I believe I’ll dream of… This fourth audiobook in the When I Dream Series takes them into the world of elephants! These books are perfect for young listeners and parents who want to send their children off to sleep with a wonderful story dancing in their head that will follow them into their dreams! Your kids will want every one!