Before "The Wild, Wild West," there was a
"Wild, Wild East." In honor of
our First President, I'm sharing a book about a love story set
during America's revolutionary war as it happened in upstate New
York, a place which was then full of Indians and many different settler
GENESEE by Juliet Waldron is an extraordinary book about love, hardship
and prejudice. It's well written and full of wonderful characters. Even
though they have many differences, Genesee and Alexander are true
kindred spirits. Ms. Waldron keeps you enthralled by, a little at a
time, giving tantalizing tidbits of their origins. This story isn't
sugarcoated, which is really refreshing. There are some instances of
violence, but they're brief and handled well. Anyone who enjoys an
honest, realistic story will love this one. Renee Burnette, Amazon
"Genesee is a fascinating look into the early life of upstate New
York during the [American Revolution]. Juliet Waldron makes you feel as
if you're experiencing Genesee's trials and tribulations right
alongside her…elements that meld very effectively to make this
outstanding story one well worth reading over and over."
~ Lani Roberts
Affaire de Coeur
`. . . The story of confidence in one's self, faith in love and the
resilience of the human spirit, "Genesee" is an entertaining
romantic adventure set in a young America, but its lessons are
~ Mary O. Bradley
Copyright 2003 The Patriot-News. Used with permission.
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And also @ BWL Publishing, Inc. in all popular e-formats.
Come back on Feb. 20 for a blurb from BWL author Roseanne Dowell!