Inspired by a woman and events forgotten by history, bestselling author Susan Holloway Scott weaves together carefully researched fact and fiction to tell the story of Mary Emmons, and the place she held in the life—and the heart—of the notorious Aaron Burr.
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Behind the most timeless of heroes stands an exceptional heroine . . .
In this beautifully written novel of historical fiction, bestselling author Susan Holloway Scott tells the story of Alexander Hamilton’s wife, Eliza—a fascinating, strong-willed heroine in her own right and a key figure in one of the most gripping periods in American history.
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Susan's previous historical novels have been set in 17th century England, in the decadent, politically-charged royal court of King Charles II; all have been Historical Novels Review Editors' Choice Titles. more...