RELEASE 08/01/2022. GLORY LOST is an historical fiction novel about Sadie, a sixteen-year-old girl, who witnesses her parents’ murders at the hands of Confederate Raiders. Driven by revenge, she dresses like a man and joins the Union Army as a Sharpshooter attached to Sherman’s Army. She finds love and runs from a man possessed with misguided passion and hatred, who has vowed to bed her or to kill her.
Readers can travel with Sadie as she follows General Sherman down the railroad north of Savannah, through the turmoil the war brings to every citizen in its path, including Atlantic City, south through Savannah and up through the Carolinas till the end of the Civil War. She witnesses and participates in battles, attaches to a hospital in Atlantic City, and sees the horror of devastation and loss in the South.
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