A NovelBook - 2013
From Library Staff
Born in Richmond, Va, and educated "up North", Elizabeth becomes a spy for the Lincoln White House.
Pair with "A Soldier's Secret" (YA) by Marissa Moss for a couple of civil war novels.
Pledging her loyalty to the North at the risk of her life when her native Virginia secedes, Quaker-educated aristocrat Elizabeth Van Lew uses her innate skills for gathering military intelligence to help construct the Richmond underground and orchestrate escapes from the infamous Confederate Libb... Read More »