An Acquaintance with Darkness
Chaos reigns in Washington, D.C., after President Lincolnís assassination. But for fourteen-year-old Emily Pigbush, the Unionís turmoil is nothing compared to her own struggle. Sent to live with her uncle Valentine after her motherís untimely death, Emily realizes that her best friendís mother was one of John Wilkes Boothís accomplices. And even worse, she suspects that her uncle is breaking the law.
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Everyone who reads this will love it! Ann Rinaldi is such a great author!
Review: An Acquaintance with DarknessUser Review - Vanessa Braganza - Goodreads
A chilling tale of the Lincoln assassination and its aftermath, including Mary Surrat's execution. The great thing about Rinaldi's work is that it whets your appetite for historical truth using ... Read full review