Item description for Awake O North Wind by Lyle Thomas Burchett...
Overview Returning home from the Civil War, wounded, John Burke discovers that his wife and daughter have just died in a smallpox epidemic. His eleven-year-old son, Ollie, becomes his companion as well as a cover in spying-out enemy troops for the Union Army. One night, alone and grieving in the dark woods, John prays to God for a new family. God demonstrates His provision by placing six-year-old Cindy, who has been kidnapped and orphaned by Army deserters, in their path to rescue. Moreover, romance blossoms as Cassie Martin assists John in his spy missions with her expert riding and accurate markmanship. The adventures of this courageous family will capture the hearts of readers, young and old.
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Studio: Winepress Publishing
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.1" Width: 6.25" Height: 1.17" Weight: 1.6 lbs.
Release Date Aug 1, 2000
Publisher WINEPRESS PUBLISHING #1453
Series Number 1
ISBN 1579213049 ISBN13 9781579213046
Reviews - What do customers think about Awake O North Wind?
Riveting and Intriguing Dec 8, 2000
I loved the christian emphasis put on a very good fictional story that has alot of historical facts intertwined. In this novel you will find a very lovely romance, adventure, and witness a wonderful relationship between father and son. This book is great for all reading age levels. There is nothing but good wholesome values found in this novel.