Sunflower Sisters, A Conversation with Martha Hall Kelly

    Martha Hall Kelly’s million-copy bestseller Lilac Girls introduced readers to Caroline Ferriday. Now, in Sunflower Sisters, Kelly tells the story of Ferriday’s ancestor Georgeanna Woolsey, a Union nurse during the Civil War whose calling leads her to cross paths with Jemma, a young enslaved girl who is sold off and conscripted into the army, and Anne-May Wilson, a Southern plantation mistress whose husband enlists. A story of women determined to defy the molds the world has for them.

    Books are available from The Novel Neighbor: https://thenovelneighbor.com/event/martha-hall-kelly-sunflower-sisters/

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