Shades Of Gray

Shades Of Gray

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by Jessica James
     
 

The award-winning historical fiction novel Shades of Gray chronicles the clash of a Confederate cavalry officer with a Union spy as they defend their beliefs, their country, and their honor. This epic love story illuminates the fine line between friends and enemies at a time when traditions and principles were worth defending at all costs.

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The award-winning historical fiction novel Shades of Gray chronicles the clash of a Confederate cavalry officer with a Union spy as they defend their beliefs, their country, and their honor. This epic love story illuminates the fine line between friends and enemies at a time when traditions and principles were worth defending at all costs.

In its review, the Book Connection says "... explores the War Between the States in a way that will touch you like no other work of fiction. If you only buy one book in 2009, make it this one." The Book Review Journal noted, "You cannot leave this book unchanged in your understanding of the souls of the Civil War."

Awards include: Top Five for Best Southern Theme in 2009 HOLT Medallion Contest; 2008 Indie Award for Best Regional Fiction 2008; Indie Award finalist for Best Historical Fiction; 2008 IPPY Award for Best Regional Fiction; 2008 ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year award finalist in Romance category. Named Favorite Book of 2008 across all genres by two book review sites.

“It is a book that I think could have the impact of a Gone With the Wind." – Jonathan A. Noyalas, Assistant Professor of History and Director for Civil War Studies, Lord Fairfax Community College

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Editorial Reviews

Bookpleasures.com
[Emotions] seem to transcend the pages to settle in the very marrow of the reader's bones. Jessica James has produced a tremendous and wonderful saga about love, loyalty and honor for which she must lauded.
Book Review Journal
Well written and expertly executed. You cannot leave this book unchanged in your understanding of the souls of the Civil War.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780979600005
Publisher:
Patriot Press
Publication date:
01/19/2008
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
385,718
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.07(d)

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"A beautiful story with a timeless message. It touched my heart and soul."

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