When the Civil War breaks out, life in the South is transformed and nothing remains the same. India Moody must summon the courage she didn?t know she had to plunge into one of the war?s most tragic and terrifying events?the Battle of Antietam, known in the South as Sharpsburg?in order to get medicine to her desperately sick father. As she struggles for survival during the Union?s brutal occupation, India gets an education in love and loss, the senseless devastation of war, and the triumph of hope in the face of despair.
This beautiful novel has the potential to become a classic. -VOYA