The Bridge Tender by Gary P. Landry
Approx. 117,120 words.
Published on October 28, 2012.
"The Bridge Tender," a courtroom drama, is a smoldering tale of murder, intrigue, and love set in a small southern town during the early months of the Civil War. As the murder trial of the town's bridge tender unfolds, secrets spill out into the open that send the town careening into its own civil war