The Bishop and the Rose: A Family Saga is a heart-pounding historical novel. If you like sweeping adventures, epic romances, and heroic wartime deeds, then you?ll adore Victor Wilkie?s stirring drama.
Greenville, SC, 1861. Jefferson Bishop longs to follow in his grandfather?s frontier footsteps. Intent on marrying his childhood sweetheart, he?s eager to run his family?s farm estate. But when his adventurous spirit sees him impulsively enlist in the Civil War, he leaves his bride-to-be behind and rushes headlong into danger.
Surviving violent bushwhackers and unending battles, Jefferson holds his cherished wife close through private handwritten correspondence. But after a near-fatal injury stops all communication and he finally limps home, he?s horrified to discover his land ravaged and his darling gone.
Will Jefferson Bishop and his wife reunite after the carnage to reclaim an all-conquering love?