The Carolinians Author:Jane Barry "This compassionate novel tells the gripping story of the men and women for whom the American Revolution became a bloody civil war. It centers on a devoted Loyalist family in the Carolinas - the Quantrells of Benton's Crossing - who sheltered a wounded rebel, Orne Savage. Orne's logic challenged old Alywn Quantrell's British sympathies, his re... more »volutionary convictions aroused the independent spirit of younr Bryant, and his handsome face stirred within the beautiful Sabrina a love she dared not acknowledge.
As the fervor of the Revolution spread throughout the South and, like a massive wedge, split towns and families, siding Loyalist with Loyalist, rebel with rebel, each Quantrell was forced to choose a side. Yet whatever the choice - a friend or perhaps even a loved one would become a bitter enemy..."« less