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Middle Grade/Teen Adventure
The crops have failed and his family is starving, so fourteen year-old Brody slips out into the early morning darkness, desperate to find food in the foothills of the Devil’s Backbone.
A terrible accident, a rescue by a delusional ex-slave, and a journey to find his family has Brody growing into a man… and also wanted for murder.
“A riveting tale of adventure with a cast of characters as tough and timeless as the rifles we make.”-Anthony Imperato, President of Henry Repeating Arms
“James Babb has crafted the extraordinary. Please, please do yourself a favor and read this.”-Robert Bacon, The Perfect Write.
“The Devil’s Backbone is a humble adventure into the hard lives of those who lived in the shadow of a war that had long since ended… I couldn’t put this book down, James Babb wrote a novel that is engaging. The hunger, the cold, and the friendship, it’s hard not to get drawn into this story.-Mike Kendra, CivilWarTalk.com