Bloody Times

Bloody Times

<p>New York Times bestselling author of<em>Manhunt</em> James L. Swanson creates anadaptation for young people of his adultbook <em>Bloody Crimes</em>, a suspense-filledthriller that sheds light on two fallen leadersof the North and South. One man, PresidentLincoln, assassinated, on his way to thegrave. Another man, the president of theConfederacy, Jefferson Davis, on the run,soon to be sent to prison. Their actionsforever changed the history of a nation. Onthe morning of April 2, 1865, Davis receiveda telegram from General Robert E. Lee.There is no more time&#8212;the Yankees arecoming, it warned. That night Davis fledRichmond, setting off an intense manhuntfor the Confederate president.</p

James L. Swanson
HarperCollins

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