Patricia Brooks Eldridge is a seasoned journalist, poet and novelist, and a lifelong civil rights activist. She has devoted decades to the research and site visitations for this four-book historical series, which follows its young protagonist from 19th-century London to Americaâ€™s slavery South and through its Civil War.
Eagle and Child - Book One: The Old World
In this first book of the Eagle and Child historical novel series, young Devon Quail is launched into an often dangerous world by the death of her entire family. Her spirit and ingenuity will be tested again and again as she moves through the full spectrum of 19th-century London society and beyond, ...