Feb 18, 2020
But for the Grace of God: A Novel of Compassion in a Time of War
Posted by Ginger Myrick

Set during the American Civil War, BUT FOR THE GRACE OF GOD combines a sweet old fashioned love story with a compassionate look at the people affected by the struggle for equality.Hannah Carter never expected to find love, especially during a time of war By the spring of 1864, the conflict between North and South has raged on for years and still shows no sign of resolutioSet during the American Civil War, BUT FOR THE GRACE OF GOD combines a sweet old fashioned love story with a compassionate look at the people affected by the struggle for equality.Hannah Carter never expected to find love, especially during a time of war By the spring of 1864, the conflict between North and South has raged on for years and still shows no sign of resolution On her small farm in West Virginia, the young widow and her household have managed to remain untouched until a mysterious green eyed soldier shows up, wounded and in desperate need of medical attention Never able to turn away someone in need, Hannah risks everything to take in the stranger and tend to his injuries Beau develops tender feelings toward Hannah, and she is equally smitten, but circumstances conspire to hinder their happiness Beau is a Confederate soldier wanted for the murder of one of his own, and Hannah s farm is a rest stop for fugitive slaves en route to freedom in the North Will justice catch up with Beau and force him to pay for his crimes Will he discover Hannah s secret humanitarian efforts and betray her to the authorities Or will they find a way to overcome their differences to make peace, to live, and to love

  • Title: But for the Grace of God: A Novel of Compassion in a Time of War
  • Author: Ginger Myrick
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 383
  • Format: ebook
  • But for the Grace of God A Novel of Compassion in a Time of War Set during the American Civil War BUT FOR THE GRACE OF GOD combines a sweet old fashioned love story with a compassionate look at the people affected by the struggle for equality Hannah Carter never

    Arleigh

    While the American Civil War rages near her isolated Virginia farm, Hannah Deane Carter finds a wounded Confederate soldier collapsed and near death With the help of her father s former medical assistant Jeb, who also happens to be a free black man she nurses him back to health They are both hiding secrets and wary of each other from the start, but through many weeks convalescing and the author s use of flashback storytelling the pair form a bond that will test the boundaries of trust, honor and [...]


    Eloise English

    Once again Ginger has crafted a heartfelt story that takes one through the gambit of emotions Being a black woman I must say that this is one author who understands the blight of slavery, and conveys her views to the reader with power as the winning side of any argument on the subject I will ever be a fan of this indie author and am impressed at the ease by which she moves in her books to transport the reader to a different day and age No doubt well researched, and is a must read for people who [...]


    Java Davis

    Ginger Myrick has created the Deane family home during the Civil War, situated far outside the nearest town This isolated family, made up of both whites and blacks, is a succinct microcosm of everything southern All the characters are both flawed and noble I liked all of them very much.All the characters have hidden stories that could destroy them As the trust develops between the family and their uninvited guest, Beau, the stories are revealed Eventually, by the time Beau is a full fledged memb [...]


    Susan

    Ginger Myrick s latest literary achievement, But for the Grace of God, is a novel filled with compassion, dignity for human life, and a remarkable insight into the prejudices of past generations.But for the Grace of God isn t told with backstory per se, but in five installments, each a short story in itself The five segments that compose this book are cleverly placed exactly where they need to be, and move the story along without a break in stride or action.Hannah Carter and her little family re [...]


    Treva Fitzgerald

    She has done it again I can t find one thing wrong with her story As a Student of American History, she created 4 wonderful individuals who I had the pleasure of peaking into their lives, feeling and thinking what they did She covered the Era not about the war but as how people felt in general about the times Unfortunately, her booked covered issues from 1860ish that still are happening now Somethings never change.Her characters are always the best They seem so real and would expect to meet some [...]


    Robert Jr.

    By Robert K Swisher Jr.I have had this book for several months and never started it But when I started to read I could not put it down This novel is filled with compassion, not focusing on the Civil War as a war, but on the effects war has on people and the decisions they must make to remain caring and thoughtful even if the decisions put them in harms way Ginger s writing style is straight forward and easy to follow If you enjoy historical fiction with serious and well defined charactersyou wi [...]



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