Abducted against his will, Matthew Scott is conscripted into the Confederate army because of his Copperhead father’s political leanings. Injured at Malvern Hill, Matthew is taken by the Union army to Shirley Plantation in Virginia where he is tended by seamstress Angelina Rose, a freed slave. Given an opportunity to leave the South and start a new life for herself, Angelina remained for the sake of her sister’s orphaned twins who are still enslaved. Will Matthew’s return to Shirley Plantation settle a mystery concerning his father’s past? And help Matthew find the family he longs for. 150 years ago the history of America changed forever. Live 1863 through the stories of some of our finest writers – the passion, the romance, the tragedy, and the triumph. Carrie Fancett Pagels. Kathleen Maher. Joy Ross Davis. Sarah Price. Karen Anna Vogel. Patrick E. Craig. Willard Carpenter. Big Daddy Abel. Murray Pura. David Stearman. And many more. The plantations. The Underground Railroad. Chancellorsville. Vicksburg. Gettysburg. Little Round Top. Chickamauga. Chattanooga. Missionary Ridge. The soldiers in the field. The families at home. The nurses in the hospitals. The speeches at Richmond and Washington. The prayers in churches North and South. It’s all here in one of the most dramatic series ever produced. A new story by a different author released every two weeks between April and November. Join us for one of the most exciting events in American inspirational publishing – Helping Hands Press presents CRY OF FREEDOM!
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Carrie Fancett Pagels writes "romantic historical fiction." "Return to Shirley Plantation: A Civil War Romance" is Carrie's first fiction release. Her short story "Snowed In: A Northwoods Christmas" will be published in the fall of 2013 as part of Guidepost Books' "A Cup of Christmas Cheer" collection. Carrie also contributed to "God's Provision in Tough Times," by Cynthia Howerter and LaTan Murphy ( July, 2013.) Carrie blogs at "Colonial Quills" and "Overcoming With God." She has served in ACFW leadership positions as Zone Director, Area Coordinator, and continues as co-chairman of a local group. Founder of the Colonial American Christian Writers group. Member ACFW, Romance Writers of America, Faith-Hope-Love RWA affiliate group and FaithWriters. Columnist/Board Member of The Book Club Network ezine. Previously a psychologist for twenty five years, Carrie lives in Virginia with her family. Loves God, history, and romance!
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