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Civil War dangers remain in Crossing Ebenezer Creek, by Tonya Bolden (book review)
Freed by Yankee soldiers! Not all believe in emancipation. What does the future hold for former slaves? Read this book – for the joy that freedom brings. Read it – for the sorrow that war brings. Read it – for our shared humanness, as Mariah and Caleb fall in love, despite all. Every time I see Ebenezer in a church name, I will surely remember this story. Can hope remain when trust runs thin? **kmm Book info: Crossing Ebenezer Creek / Tonya Bolden. Bloomsbury Publishing, 2017. [author site] [publisher site] Review copy and cover image courtesy of the publisher. My book talk: Freed by the Yankees, Mariah and her fellow enslaved …