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ₔ level 1 reading ⊑ Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen online free ₪ ePUB Author Sarah Bird ⃘ ₔ level 1 reading ⊑ Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen online free ₪ ePUB Author Sarah Bird ⃘ Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen is Sarah Bird at her very best witty, heartbreaking, and deeply honest The carefully researched, richly imagined story of Cathy Williams is a beautiful reminder of a forgotten part of women s history You ll be swept away by the passion and power of this remarkable, trailblazing woman who risked everything to follow her own heart Kristin Hannah, 1 New York Times bestselling authorSarah Bird takes a few scant lines from history fragments, really, the barest of bones that have come down to us of Cathy Williams, slave, freedwoman, U.S Calvary trooper and spins from them this magnificent imagining of a flesh and blood, heart and soul Cathy Williams who fears and loves and wants and hurts just as fiercely as any of us This wonderful novel is as rich in the telling as Thomas Berger s Little Big Man and Larry McMurtry s Lonesome Dove, but Bird is breaking new ground, staking out a whole different territory Cathy Williams, a black woman in history what s been lost to time and neglect is surely regained in good measure by this brilliant, powerful novel Ben Fountain, New York Times bestselling author of Billy Lynn s Long Halftime Walk Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen creates a narrative as magnificent as Williamss refusal to surrender to a second slavery that is certain to return Cathy Williams to the pages of history she has been lost from for far too long Christine Swanson, Director, Love Under New Management The Miki Howard Story.An epic page turner, Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen is the real life story of the feisty and fearless Cathy Williams,the first woman to serve in the U.S military Weaving fact and fiction, Sarah Bird dances between humor and heartbreak as she takes this American heroine from forgotten to unforgettable Christina Baker Kline, New York Times bestselling author of Orphan TrainSarah Bird masterfully tells the story of Cathy Cathay Williams, the only female ever to serve with the legendary Buffalo Soldiers, a heretofore little known story that extends the legend of the gallant black soldiers who served in the Western frontier What especially stands out is Birds capture of Cathys voiceas well as the depiction of black culture from Africa to the Deep South Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen is a wonderful read Michael Hurd, author of Thursday Night Lights, managing editor of The Texas Black History Project, and director of the Texas Preservation of History and CultureBirds meaty epic provides abundant, intimate details about Cathys life as a Buffalo Soldier her patrols on the western frontier the racism of her units white commanding officer and the harassment she endures from her fellow soldiers, who find her self protective modesty unnatural Shes also secretly attracted to her fair minded sergeant If you dont push, you never move ahead, she notes, determining never to be unfree again An admiring novel about a groundbreaking, mentally tough woman Booklist Lightly based on the true story of a freed female slave who posed as a man, joined the army, and served with the Buffalo Soldiers, this rollicking epic marches fearlessly from the Civil War South to the sunburned edge of the Western frontierRapturously imagined and shamelessly entertaining Kirkus Birds fast paced, action packed story is a bittersweet onegrand love and legacy ultimately eluded Williamsbut this fearless, often heartbreaking account sheds a welcome light on an extraordinary American warrior Publisher s Weekly, Starred Review Bird crafts a number of clever scenarios that build tension around Cathy s disguise as a man, creating a not to be missed read for fans of historical military fiction and strong female protagonists Library Journal ReviewSARAH BIRD s previous novel, Above the East China Sea, was long listed for the Dublin International Literary Award Sarah has been selected for the Meryl Streep Screenwriting Lab, the B N Discover Great Writers program, NPR s Moth Radio series, the Texas Literary Hall of Fame, and New York Libraries Books to Remember list She first heard Cathy Williams story in the late seventies while researching African American rodeos. 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    • Daughter of a Daughter of a Queen
    • 4.4
    • 673
    • Hardcover
    • 400 pages
    • Sarah Bird
    • English
    • 11 September 2017

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