A soldier's secret : the incredible true story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War hero
Title
A soldier's secret : the incredible true story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War hero

Author
Moss, Marissa.

ISBN
9781419704277

Publication Information
New York : Amulet Books/Abrams, 2012.

Physical Description
387 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Reading Level
860 L Lexile

Personal Subject
Edmonds, S. Emma E. (Sarah Emma Evelyn), 1841-1898-Fiction.

Subject Term
Women soldiers -- United States -- Fiction.
 
Soldiers -- United States -- Fiction.
 
Nurses -- United States -- Fiction.
 
Women spies -- United States -- Fiction.
 
Spy stories.
 
Espionage -- United States -- Fiction.
 
Impersonation -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, Female -- Fiction.
 
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Women -- Fiction.
 
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Secret service -- Fiction.

Summary
Nineteen-year-old Sarah masquerades as a man during the Civil War, serving as a nurse on the battlefield and a spy for the Union Army, escaping from the Confederates, and falling in love with one of her fellow soldiers. Based on the life of Sarah Emma Edmonds.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)BookTEEN FICTION MOS11Teen Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)BookTEEN FICTION MOS12Teen Collection