The Midwife’s Revolt, by Jodi Daynard, is a charming, unexpected, and decidedly different view of the Revolutionary War. Enjoy!
The Midwife’s Revolt
Genre: Historical Fiction | Literary Fiction
The Midwife’s Revolt takes the reader on a journey to the founding days of America. It follows one woman’s path, Lizzie Boylston, from her grieving days of widowhood after Bunker Hill, to her deepening friendship with Abigail Adams and midwifery, and finally to her dangerous work as a spy for the Cause. A novel rich in historical detail, The Midwife’s Revolt opens a window onto the real lives of colonial women.
This humorous, exciting and touching story retells the familiar saga of the Revolutionary War in a stunning new way that feels fresh and alive.” — Kirkus Indie Reviews
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