The Story of a Young Girl’s Courage and Determination During the American Revolution
Abby must put her courage to the test.
In 1766 at the age of five Abby is sent away to live with various people. After a few years she finds a home as a servant girl with the Thomas family. Being a young female among ten boys quickly proves to be a physical and mental challenge for Abby. However, she refuses to let others define who she will be, as she fights to overcome prejudice and gain equality. In 1775, she is caught up in the American Revolution and finds that her courage, faith, and character will be tested to the limit. When the war reaches her doorstep, she learns firsthand the sadness of losing loved ones and the horrors of war. As the Revolution draws to a close, Abby makes a decision, and if her secret is discovered she will face disgrace and possibly jail.
Format: 8.5 x 11 Black & White Paperback, 137 pages
Publisher: Outskirts Press (Jun 25, 2020)
Genre: FICTION / Historical