A riveting middle-grade Civil War drama by acclaimed author, Ann Rinaldi. Based on a true incident.
As the Civil War rages, Amelia's Maryland town is beset by divisions. Even she and her best friend Josh disagree. Amelia vows not to take sides, until the Confederate troops march into town...led by Josh's uncle.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - cyderry - LibraryThing
I am a Marylander. I was born in Maryland, grew up in Maryland, married in Maryland, and have always lived in Maryland. So when the book opens with "Mama and I were Southerners, but not Rebels. We ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ECraine - LibraryThing
An interesting perspective, that of a young girl with great conflict about how to act during a time of war. She witnesses people doing horrible things, and she witnesses small acts of kindness but ... Read full review