Lucia St. Clair Robson was born in Baltimore, Maryland and raised in South Florida. She has been a Peace Corps volunteer in Venezuela and a teacher in Brooklyn, New York. She has also lived in Japan, South Carolina and southern Arizona.
Lucia St. After earning her master's degree in Library Science at Florida State University, she worked as a public librarian in Annapolis, Maryland. She lives near Annapolis in a wooded community on the Severn River. Clair Robson is an American historical novelist. She was married to science fiction novelist Brian Daley. Last Train from Cuernavaca - inspired by two very different women, one Zapotec and one English, who participated in the Mexican Revolution. Shadow Patriots - The story of a group that spied for George Washington, including a woman known only as "355". Ghost Warrior - The story of the Apaches and Lozen, revered warrior and shaman. Ride the Wind - Cynthia Ann Parker's life with the Comanches.
Shadow Patriots: A Novel of the Revolution. by Lucia St. Clair Robson
Shadow Patriots: A Novel of the Revolution. Clair Robson. Told with historical accuracy and incredible attention to period detail, Lucia St. Clair Robson's Shadow Patriots recreates America at its youngest and describes with vivid intensity the men and women who bravely did their part to deliver it from tyranny. In July of 1776, the American colonies are ablaze with passion.
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Shadow Patriots is another one of Lucia St. Clair Robson's . Ms. St. Clair Robson has vividly brought to life the time period of the American Revolution as well as the real-life figures that played key roles during this conflict. This is the story of the mysterious lady spy known as 355. Clair Robson's treasures that you can't put down until you've finished it - then you hate yourself for reading it so quickly as you wanted it to last - and last - and last. Lucia has a wonderful way of making the cardboard figures of history come alive and show you the way it actually was in those days. Clair Robson has written an epic novel I think I may have gotten the very best from Lucia St. Clair Robson in the writing of the other book, and this one falls short. One person found this helpful. Clair Robson has written an epic novel. Ghost Warrior evokes the life of a Native American woman who at last, and rightfully so, takes her place in history. The characters are memorably drawn, the narrative resonates with the truth of time and place, and Lozen, warrior and shaman, leads her people in the valiant fight against injustice late into the night. -Matt Braun, Spur Award-winning author of The Kincaids and winner of the Cowboy Spirit Award. I think I may have gotten the very best from Lucia St.
Read "Shadow Patriots A Novel of the Revolution" by Lucia St. As Commander-in-chief George Washington declares a major victory in New York, the rest of the colonies separate into Patriots and Tories.
As Commander-in-chief George Washington declares a major victory in New York, the rest of the colonies separate into Patriots and Tories. Kate Darby never expected to be swept up in this political storm. The Darbys are Quakers who have pledged their allegiance to God first-but that soon changes. Kate's younger brother, Seth, can no longer deny his soul's cry against tyranny. I didn't intend to be a novelist, but life is what happens when you're making other plans
Lucia St. I didn't intend to be a novelist, but life is what happens when you're making other plans . 21 September ·. youtube. Behind the Scenes: A Real Penguin's "Internship" at Penguin Random House. Watch the behind-the-scenes action of filming a penguin's "internship" at Penguin Random House's book distribution center in Maryland Lucia St.
Shadow Patriots by Lucia St Clair Robson is a novel set during the American Revolution. The story unfolds in an episodic manner and conveys a great deal of information on the Revolution from July 1776 to the early spring of 1781. Kate Danby is a Quaker and although they are against war and most choose not to take sides, Kate sees her brother, Seth run off and join Washington's army at Valley Forge. Throughput that difficult winter she often visits her brother in his quarters bringing food and clothing for his squad. You get a real feel for the hardships that so many had to deal with.
In July of 1776, the American colonies are ablaze with passion. In the streets, those who would be free boldly read aloud the newly written Declaration of Independence. It is a cry of freedom, but it is also a time of critical confrontation, both on the battlefield and off as the people of a new nation choose between their king and an uncertain future.
It is a choice which is not easily made. As Commander-in-chief George Washington declares a major victory in New York, the rest of the colonies separate into Patriots and Tories. Kate Darby never expected to be swept up in this political storm. The Darbys are Quakers who have pledged their allegiance to God first--but that soon changes. Kate's younger brother, Seth, can no longer deny his soul's cry against tyranny. Fleeing from his Loyalist parents' house to join General Washington's ragtag forces, Seth enters a life he never expected.With the influx of British soldiers, Philadelphia soon becomes a temporary base camp for the English forces. When the Darbys find themselves forced to take in Major Jonathan Andre, Kate falls quickly for his charm.
Despite her warring affections, Kate finds herself drawn deep into the war. As she attempts to follow her brother, she risks her life and her family's reputation by becoming a spy for the patriot forces, a role which quickly transforms the once-timid Quaker girl. With a world of danger and political upheaval thrown before them, Kate and Seth face incredible danger in the hopes of shaping one of the single most important events in American history: the war for freedom.
Told with historical accuracy and incredible attention to period detail, Shadow Patriots recreates America at its youngest and describes with vivid intensity the men and women who bravely did their part to deliver it from tyranny.