Abigail's Tale: Book Two in the Bompeau Family Saga

Abigail's Tale: Book Two in the Bompeau Family Saga

by Brien Brown


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Abigail's husband is lost, presumed dead, in the great fire that destroys their home in colonial West Jersey. She refuses to believe he is dead.

Without a man to support her, Abigail struggles to provide for herself and her baby, taking in laundry, spinning, weaving, sewing. Then she takes in Tilly, a young orphan girl.

While gathering thistle they meet Caesar, a young escaped slave. After several days of feeding him in secret, they decide to help him run to New France, where he can be free. If they can find a way to get Caesar north of York City, to the Hudson River, their friend Tamaqua, a Lenape warrior, can help them. But they have to get there first.

How will a woman and a girl, traveling with a baby get a fugitive slave from Burlington to the Hudson? Then, how will they make their way through a hostile frontier made more dangerous by intertribal warfare.

Abigail’s Tale, Book Two in the Bompeau Family Saga, is the sequel to The Fourth Son.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781634919159
Publisher: BookLocker.com Inc
Publication date: 12/15/2019
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 655,007
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.51(d)

About the Author

Brien Brown is retired from a career teaching history and Geography on the secondary and collegiate levels and coaching wrestling. His hobbies include gardening and martial arts. A Taekwondo master instructor, he lives in Connecticut with his wife, Terry and Cayenne, their German Shepherd.

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