This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents either are the product of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously. While this novel is inspired by historical events, it is a fictionalized portrayal, and the author created all characters, events and storylines in the pursuit of literary fiction, not historical accuracy.
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Copyright 2012 © by Kari Jo Spear
Cover illustration by Alessia Brio
Photography by Kari Jo Spear