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Sarah Bird

Biography

Sarah Bird

Sarah Bird is the author of five previous novels: THE YOKOTA OFFICERS CLUB, VIRGIN OF THE RODEO, THE MOMMY CLUB, THE BOYFRIEND SCHOOL, and ALAMO HOUSE. She is a columnist for the Texas Monthly and has written for The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, O Magazine, Glamour, and Mademoiselle, among other publications. She lives in Austin, Texas, with her husband, George, and son, Gabriel. Visit her website, http://www.sarahbirdbooks.com/, Facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/#!/sarahbirdauthor, and Twitter @sarahbirdwriter.

Sarah Bird

Books by Sarah Bird

by Sarah Bird - African American Interest, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Women's Fiction

Though born into bondage on a “miserable tobacco farm” in Little Dixie, Missouri, Cathy Williams was never allowed to considered herself a slave. According to her mother, she was a captive, bound by her noble warrior blood to escape the enemy. Her means of deliverance is Union general Phillip Henry “Smash ‘em Up” Sheridan, the outcast of West Point who takes the rawboned, prideful young woman into service. At war’s end, having tasted freedom, Cathy refuses to return to servitude and makes the monumental decision to disguise herself as a man and join the Army’s legendary Buffalo Soldiers.

by Sarah Bird - Fiction

The dreams of a mother, a daughter and a father collide in this novel of humor, emotional fireworks, and edge-of-your-seat suspense.