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The Misfit (Christian Heritage: The Charleston Years 1860-1861 #1)

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Book 1 in the Christian Heritage Series, The Charleston Years. Austin, Thomas Hutchinson's great-grandson, is sent to live with relatives, but his cousins don't seem to like him. Will Austin ever find his place?
Paperback, 188 pages
Published September 14th 1997 by Thomas Nelson
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Oct 18, 2011 Sherrie rated it it was amazing
I loved reading the story of Austin Hutchinson, an 11-year-old boy, who has spent his life traveling with his abolitionist parents. But his mother has taken ill and needs some help. So they all go to Charleston, South Carolina to stay with his mother's brother. Austin just wants to make some new friends and have some fun. Austin's father almost ruins their chance for staying there. His father gets in an argument with his uncle about slavery. But things are fixed up and they get to stay. Austin e ...more
May 09, 2016 Carol rated it it was amazing
This story was very exciting! It's the first book in the "Christian Heritage Series, The Charleston Years".

The story starts with Austin Hutchinson asking questions. They were traveling through South Carolina in January, and looking at the columns on the buildings. His father, Wesley Hutchinson, was holding his wife's head in his lap as they rode the train. They discussed plantation buildings and Canaan Grove, the plantation they were going to. Austin noticed the edge in his father's voice. His f
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Nancy Rue is the author of over 100 books for adults and teens, including the Christy Award-winning The Reluctant Prophet, Unexpected Dismounts and Healing Waters (with Steve Arterburn), which was the 2009 Women of Faith Novel of the Year. She travels extensively—at times on the back of a Harley—speaking to and teaching groups of women of all ages. Nancy lives on a lake in Tennessee with her Harle ...more
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Other Books in the Series

Christian Heritage: The Charleston Years 1860-1861 (6 books)
  • The Ally (The Charleston Years #2)
  • The Threat (The Charleston Years #3)
  • The Trap (The Charleston Years #4)
  • The Hostage
  • The Escape (Christian Heritage Series: The Charleston Years #6)

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