The Beloved Invader (St. Simons Trilogy #3)
The romantic and deeply moving story of Anson Dodge, a wealthy young Northerner who lost his heart to the people of a Georgia island community and dedicated his life to them. And of the two very different women, the beautiful, worldly Elle...more
The Beloved Invader Review
The title of the book I read is, The Beloved Invader by Eugenia Price. This book is set on a small boat sailing to St. Simons Island in Georgia where a young man named Anson Dodge is sailing to visit his father who runs a mill there. It is a few years after the Civil War. The point of view is from Anson, who is also the main character.
Anson Dodge is a young man of nineteen who is about to be married to his first cousin, Ell ...more
It was especially meaningful since I read it while we were vacationing in Jekyll Island and are familiar with Saint Simons Island and Christ Church.
It is based on true events and is an amazing story. Well written.