Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Defiance: Tales of the U.S. Civil War” as Want to Read:
Defiance: Tales of the U.S. Civil War
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Defiance: Tales of the U.S. Civil War

by
4.20  ·  Rating details ·  10 ratings  ·  1 review
Laura Anne Gilman, Joely Sue Burkhart, and Angela Korra'ti take us back to the days of the Civil War with ministering angels, magical creatures, and death. Each of the women in these stories refuses to take on the role she's been assigned by birth, race, or circumstance. Each woman demonstrates life changing defiance.
ebook
Published November 9th 2009 by Drollerie Press (first published 2009)
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Defiance, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Defiance

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-32
Average rating 4.20  · 
Rating details
 ·  10 ratings  ·  1 review


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Defiance: Tales of the U.S. Civil War
Soleil
Nov 11, 2009 rated it really liked it
Finder’s Keeper by Laura Anne Gilman

Davida Sandersen comes from a long line of gifted women. Gifted women who put their talents aside to be devoted wives, or were otherwise chained down by their society. Davida would rather die than suffer the same consequences. She moves from Boston to a nice secluded town where she finds her own sanctuary, even if she is sometimes called to duty by the people of the town for her Gift. Davida is a Finder, with just a few short descriptions, she can call forth i
...more
Katie
rated it really liked it
Mar 25, 2010
SJ Collins
rated it really liked it
Jan 07, 2014
Steve
rated it it was amazing
Dec 14, 2017
Sherry
rated it liked it
Jan 20, 2012
Cecilia Dunbar Hernandez
rated it it was amazing
Oct 04, 2015
Catherine Fiorello
rated it it was amazing
Feb 21, 2010
Jolly
rated it it was amazing
Dec 14, 2017
Raelyn  Barclay
rated it liked it
Feb 05, 2012
Sharon
rated it really liked it
Jan 05, 2010
Angela
Nov 09, 2009 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
Michael Stewart
marked it as to-read
Nov 10, 2009
Joely Burkhart
Nov 11, 2009 added it  ·  (Review from the author)
CaliGirlRae
marked it as to-read
Jan 10, 2010
Susi
marked it as to-read
Feb 10, 2010
Laura
marked it as to-read
Apr 19, 2010
Cyn Armistead
marked it as to-read
May 21, 2010
~tree~
marked it as to-read
Aug 17, 2010
Nancy
marked it as to-read
Jan 22, 2011
Susan
marked it as to-read
Nov 09, 2011
Rick F.
marked it as to-read
Jan 06, 2012
Bianca
marked it as to-read
Jan 06, 2012
Destiny Kay
marked it as to-read
Sep 29, 2012
Kylex Anderson
marked it as to-read
Feb 05, 2013
Lady
marked it as to-read
Sep 04, 2013
Ellie Red
marked it as to-read
Nov 20, 2013
Julie
marked it as to-read
Feb 13, 2014
Jennifer
marked it as to-read
Mar 06, 2014
Rhonda L.
marked it as to-read
May 03, 2015
Beth
marked it as to-read
Aug 27, 2015
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
679 followers
By the time she was fourteen, Laura Anne Gilman knew she would be an editor, a teacher, or a writer.

By thirty, she was all three. She's a little focused that way (when not being distracted by -oooh shiny!).

After fifteen years working in NY publishing, Laura Anne became a full-time writer, with more than twenty novels under her various bylines, including THE COLD EYE and SILVER ON THE ROAD, the Neb
...more

News & Interviews

The must-read summer beach book is a kind of American tradition. The crash of the waves. The glare of the sun. The sand in the pages. Is t...
55 likes · 34 comments