Cover Reveal: Missing Mercy by Stephenia H. McGee

Posted September 16, 2019 by meezcarrie in Christian, cover reveal, historical, romance, Stephenia McGee / 4 Comments

I’m so excited to bring you the official cover reveal for Missing Mercy by Stephenia H. McGee! It’s the third book in her Ironwood Plantation Family saga, and I can’t wait to read it 🙂

Mercy is missing, Faith is floundering Only truth can lead them to freedom.

Made a safe-haven after the Civil War, Ironwood Plantation is a refuge of equality for former slaves. But twenty years and a new generation later, they have become an isolated community with little contact with the rest of the world.

Mercy Carpenter is everything the world thinks she shouldn’t be. Educated and adventurous, she longs to make a life for herself beyond the beautiful prison of Ironwood. When she secretly submits an article to the Boston Globe under a man’s name and receives an enthusiastic response and an offer for employment, she’s determined to take advantage of the opportunity. But she isn’t prepared for a startling world that won’t accept her color or her gender, and her ambitions soon land her in grave danger.

The privileged daughter of a plantation owner and an aspiring suffragette, Faith Harper is determined not to marry. Especially not her father’s opportunistic new business partner. She doesn’t want any man telling her what to do, least of all the annoyingly chivalrous Nolan Watson. But when Mercy goes missing, Faith will do anything to find her best friend, even if it means trusting a man she doesn’t understand. In a time where prejudices try to define them, Mercy and Faith must push the boundaries of their beliefs and trust in the God who holds the keys to freedom.

Winner of the 2012 RONE Best Inspirational Book of the year (2012) and author of six Historical novels, Stephenia H. McGee has a fascination with hoop skirts and ball gowns, Greek revival homes and horse-drawn carriages, quirky Southern sayings, and home-grown recipes. She currently lives in Mississippi with her husband and two boys, (accompanied by their two spoiled dogs and mischievous cat) where she writes stories of faith, redemption, and stories steeped in the South.

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Yaaaaay!! I’m so excited about this book!

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4 responses to “Cover Reveal: Missing Mercy by Stephenia H. McGee

  1. Martha Troxel

    This book is interesting because the time just after the Civil War is rarely in novels. Also,, the attempts of both young women to not be held back by the expectations of others is inspiring.

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