SKU: 1076899_P Charlotte's Promise
apart when Creek Indians attacked, killed her
parents, and separated her from her young brother
now, she will stop at nothing to find him. After a
year of captivity, she has finally made her escape.
Her search will begin in New Orleans, where
captives were taken after the raid. But how to reach
a city hundreds of miles away? As she watches men
boarding a waiting ship, Charlotte formulates a
bold plan: if it's men they need for the ship's crew,
it's a man they'll get. Taking on her childhood
nickname, Charlie, it is all too easy to gain passage
on the New Orleans-bound vessel. Easy, that is,
until Charlie is caught . . .
From the moment he sets eyes on the new deckhand,
Captain Alden Thatcher knows one thing for
certain: Charlie Bower is no man. But for reasons of
his own, he keeps her secret. As their journey
progresses, however, the voyage is increasingly illfated.
With danger ever present, Charlie and the
captain find themselves relying on one another in
ways they'd never imagined. As they draw closer to
her goal, Charlotte is faced with the most perilous
adventure of all an adventure that may risk her