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Keeping Secrets

McGee Mathews

Publisher: Sapphire Books Publishing

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Summary

What would you do if, after finally finding the woman of your dreams, she suddenly leaves to fight in the Civil War?
 
It’s 1863, and Elizabeth Hepscott has resigned herself to a life of monotonous boredom far from the battlefields as the wife of a Missouri rancher. Her fate changes when she travels with her brother to Kentucky to help him join the Union Army. On a whim, she poses as his little brother and is bullied into enlisting, as well. Reluctantly pulled into a new destiny, a lark decision quickly cascades into mortal danger.
 
While Elizabeth’s life has made a drastic U-turn, Charlie Schweicher, heiress to a glass-making fortune, is still searching for the only thing money can’t buy.
 
A chance encounter drastically changes everything for both of them.
 
Will Charlie find the love she’s longed for, or will the war take it all away?

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