|1897 The world had changed. Theodore Roosevelt, was flexing
his military muscle, and desperately wanted Spain out of Cuba.
His boss, President McKinley, wanted to keep peace. Sam Carter,
new to the fledgling Secret Service, thought he understood the rules.
But when he was assigned to Havana as a foreign agent, Consulate
General Fitzhugh Lee revealed the darker side of diplomacy .
|~ Charleston - 1864 ~
The federal blockade was strangling Charleston into submission.
On the dock on the Cooper River rested General Beauregard's
only hope - a submarine -- an infernal machine that had already
taken thirteen lives. He needed eight more brave men to take
the vessel into battle one more time.
|Convergence of Valor - The Men of the Civil War Submarine -
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fiction, focused on the thoughts, perspectives and facts that may not be common knowledge. All my books
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|Debut by Connie Mikelson - Sarah's Home - A paranormal romance -
After her twin sister passes, Sharon Tanchak faces the heartbreaking
responsibility of selling Sarah's sanctuary in rural New Hampshire
and moving on with her life. Zach Fields, escaping from his fractured
past in Chicago, buys the house and sparks suppressed emotions
Sharon thought long lost. When Sarah's paranormal intervention kindles.
a resonance between Sharon and Zach, they rediscover
feelings that would heal their wounded souls.
|Havana's Secret - Behind the scenes of Spanish-American War -