By Barbara Ashley
while civil battle breaks out within the spring of 1861, Amanda is a gorgeous younger spouse and mom. She and her cherished husband Tom dread secession and the upcoming clash as a chance to their completely satisfied existence in Nashville, Tennessee.
Tom's sister Cassie is an clever and rebellious woman who goals of changing into a qualified actress. annoyed through the very constrained ideas open to her as a good nineteenth century lady, she hopes the warfare will provide her an opportunity to reside a extra fascinating and lucrative existence. After marrying a guy she doesn't love in her look for monetary independence, Cassie serves as a nurse in accomplice army hospitals till the Union military occupies Nashville in March of 1862. Invited through her lover to hitch a insurgent undercover agent ring, Cassie jumps on the likelihood to aid the South win the battle whereas she satisfies her yearning for adventure.
defined by way of Cassie as being "squat and unsightly as a toad", the Griffin's pal Wade Cunningham is a superb and ruthless lawyer who seizes the possibilities the conflict offers to make his fortune, to revenge himself upon the Southern aristocrats who have scorned him and to pursue his unrequited ardour for Amanda.
"Amazons, Rebels & Spies?" tells the riveting tale in their struggles to maintain what they've got, to get what they wish and to outlive the industrial and moral demanding situations posed through secession and civil war.
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Amazons, Rebels & Spies? by Barbara Ashley