Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen (Pre-Recorded Audio Player)

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By Sarah Bird, Bahni Turpin (Read by)
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A worthy entry into the canon of strong female protagonists, Bird's new novel imagines the life of a real historical figure, Cathy Williams, a former slave, who, after the Civil War, enlisted in the Buffalo Soldiers disguised as a man. Narrated by Cathy, whose voice will stay with readers for a long time, this novel is part history (well-researched), part adventure (some rather vivid descriptions of the horrors of war and interracial and inter-class violence), and part love story (Cathy falls in love with her commanding officer). Bird has done an excellent job combining historical facts with a credible story of some unforgettable characters in this story of the life of a remarkable woman. Recommended.

— Alice

Product Details
ISBN: 9781250218032
ISBN-10: 1250218039
Publisher: MacMillan Audio
Publication Date: September 4th, 2018
Language: English