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I was transported to a different time in an America I thought I knew. With wonderful writing, I met a hero who's skills would be accepted and utilized today but in New Orleans... Read morePublished 28 days ago by Katheryn Helwig
I enjoyed the book very much and learned a great deal about a period of history I didn't really know at all (aside from basic dates). Read morePublished 2 months ago by jdl
Wonderfully written. This book will keep you on the edge of your seat and also open your eyes to the darker histories of our country. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Mike Ray
I bought this for a friend. I read it years go and loved it. I try to get my hands on all Barbara Hambly books in the Benjamin January series.Published 4 months ago by Marilyn Whitesides
Engaging characters and wonderful setting, with fascinating historical context of life among free blacks and other people of color in the early days of American dominion of New... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Elizabeth Schnur
It's OK. Probably will not read another book from this author.Published 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
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This book took a bit to wrap around all of the characters, but proved to be a rewarding read once I got going. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Chicken Rancher
The writing is turgid. The history fascinating and compelling. Mystery is not mysterious.Published 6 months ago by E. Hackett