By Alyssa Cole
For the entire warfare among the States, Marlie Lynch has helped the reason in peace: with coded letters approximately anti-Rebel uprisings in her Carolina woods, tisanes and poultices for Union prisoners, and silent relief to fleeing slave and Freeman alike. Her previously enslaved mother’s traditions and the identify of a white father she by no means knew have secure her—until the vicious accomplice domestic protect claims Marlie’s domestic for his or her new base of operations within the guerilla conflict opposed to Southern resistors of the insurgent cause.
Unbeknowst to these below her roof, escaped prisoner Ewan McCall is sheltering in her laboratory. doubtless a quiet thinker, Ewan has his personal heritage with the tough captain of the house protect, and a considerate yet unbending power Marlie unearths irresistible.
while the revelation of a beautiful family members mystery areas Marlie’s freedom at the line, she and Ewan need to run for his or her lives into the antagonistic Carolina evening. Following the trail of the Underground Railroad, they locate themselves stuck up in a vicious conflict that can sprint their hopes of love—and freedom—before they ever move nation lines.
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