Josephine soon realizes that life is now a matter of daily survival--and recognizes that Lizzie, as one of the few remaining servants, is the one she must rely on to teach her all she needs to know. Josephine's mother, too, vows to rebuild White Oak...but a bitter hatred fuels her.
Review: Lynn Austin transports readers to the end of the Civil War through the eyes of the privileged and those of their slaves. “People from the “North” and “South” realize, “Nobody wins a war. We all lose in one way or another!”