By Alyssa Cole
For all the battle among the States, Marlie Lynch has helped the reason in peace: with coded letters approximately anti-Rebel uprisings in her Carolina woods, tisanes and poultices for Union prisoners, and silent relief to fleeing slave and Freeman alike. Her previously enslaved mother’s traditions and the identify of a white father she by no means knew have secure her—until the vicious accomplice domestic defend claims Marlie’s domestic for his or her new base of operations within the guerilla battle opposed to Southern resistors of the insurgent cause.
Unbeknowst to these less than her roof, escaped prisoner Ewan McCall is sheltering in her laboratory. possible a quiet thinker, Ewan has his personal historical past with the tough captain of the house shield, and a considerate yet unbending energy Marlie unearths irresistible.
while the revelation of a gorgeous relations mystery areas Marlie’s freedom at the line, she and Ewan need to run for his or her lives into the opposed Carolina evening. Following the trail of the Underground Railroad, they locate themselves stuck up in a vicious conflict that may sprint their hopes of love—and freedom—before they ever move kingdom lines.
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“Brimming with bright characterization, heartfelt discussion, and sensual sweetness.”
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“An remarkable tale that either educates and entertains and fantastically launches a different series.”
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