Annie, Between the States

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Harper Collins, Mar 31, 2009 - Young Adult Fiction - 544 pages
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Annie's home and heart are divided by the Civil War.

Annie Sinclair's Virginia home is in the battle path of the Civil War. Her brothers, Laurence and Jamie, fight to defend the South, while Annie and her mother tend to wounded soldiers. When she develops a romantic connection with a Union Army lieutenant, Annie's view of the war broadens. Then an accusation calls her loyalty into question. A nation and a heart divided force Annie to choose her own course.

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User Review  - princessem - Borders

This book is great! Annie's heart and mind make choose what to pick: her head is telling her to go with the Confederate side because she was born in Virginia. Her heart tells her to go with the guy ... Read full review

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This book is awesome! I must have read 10 times. The ending is wonderful, although it goes a little fast. Overall, I would highly recommend this book to any historical fiction lover!

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About the author (2009)

Laura Malone Elliott is the author of Under a War-Torn Sky, a NCSS/CBC Notable Book in Social Studies, a Jefferson Cup Honor Book, and winner of the Borders' Original Voices Award, and its sequel, A Troubled Peace, also a NCSS/CBC Notable; Annie, Between the States, an IRA Teacher's Choice and NYPL Book for the Teen Age; Give Me Liberty; and Flying South, a Bank Street College Best Children's Book. She lives in Virginia with her family.

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