Fateful Journeys (#02 in Southern Tides Series)
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Two brothers conflicted, deciding what cause to believe in-and how far they'll go to fight for it...One woman confronted with her startling past...Two slaves struggling for freedom as their very existence hangs in the balance...It's May 1861. The country is plunged into Civil War. Times are desperate-supplies are scarce, and brother is fighting brother.At The Oak Plantation is South Carolina, Josh Cain lies at the edge of death. Camellia, the woman he loves, must decide whether to leave The Oak to pursue the secrets of her past or stay to care for Josh and his children and risk never being able to leave. And if Josh does live, will he be sent out to fight for a cause he doesn't believe in? Meanwhile York--Josh's half brother--prepares to fight for the glory of the South and his own personal fortune.As two slaves, Ruby and Lester, long for the end of the war, they dream of a future that could bring a new life for all their people. "Sometimes life takes us on fateful journeys that change us. Who knows what will happen when those journeys end and we come home again?'.
"Who knows what will happen when those journeys end, and we come home again?"asks Camellia York while the dark clouds of the Civil War gather around her South Carolina home. ^In this second installment of the popular Southern Tides Trilogy, Camellia confronts the secrets of her startling past while half-brothers Josh Cain and Hampton York grapple with their deepest convictions during these desperate days of national upheaval. ^A heart-rendering epic of triumph on the costly road to freedom, "Fateful Journeys" sweeps readers away to experience the painful consequences of choices, the depth of unwavering love, and the indomitable spirit to rise above oppression. ^Advancing the major characters and storylines established in "Secret Tides," this novel is a self-seller for fans of the genre as well as an obvious selection for those intrigued by the Civil War. ^
Gary E. Parker is the best-selling author of ten novels and three novellas, including "Secret Tides" and "Fateful Journeys". A Christy Award finalist, Parker has become CBA's source for sweeping sagas of faith and family. A PhD graduate of Baylor University, he serves as the senior pastor of the First Baptist Church of Decatur, Georgia, and lives there with his wife, Melody, and daughters, Andrea and Ashley.