Among the soldiers who have discovered the fresh grass, good food and fine ale at the Wheel and Hammer, is Alex Peele, recently wounded at Bunker Hill and now useful as a courier and spy for George Washington. Alex has no time for romance, or even friendship, and he especially has no interest in interfering in the life of the young brewer, but he cannot help feeling responsible for her, and sets out to show her how wonderful she is. In spite of his best intentions, his concern turns into something much deeper. Just as the war shift south from Boston to New York, Alex comes to accept his own limitations and desires.
Set in the time of the American Revolution, historian and novelist, Dory Codington weaves together fiction and history to create romance in the nation's past. Because: in a world turned upside down, the only thing right - may be love.
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About the Author
Edge of Empire books take place during America's Colonial, Provincial, and Revolutionary Periods. World Turned Upside Down, is how many people in America and Britain felt about the outcome of the American Revolution. Lord Cornwallis's troops stacked their muskets while the band played a song by this name at the surrender at Yorktown.