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ESCAPE BY NIGHT by Laurie Myers, Amy June BatesKirkus Book ReviewsRead the Kirkus Review of ESCAPE BY NIGHT A Civil War Adventure. In October 1863, a 10-year-old minister's son in Augusta, Ga., finds himself at a moral crossroads after secretly befriending a wounded Union soldier.- Kirkus Reviews
Laurie Myers is the author of several well-received books for intermediate readers, including Lewis and Clark and Me and collections of stories that she collaborated on with her mother Betsy Byars and sister, Betsy Duffey: My Dog, My Hero; Dog Diaries; and Cat Diaries. Ms. Myers lives with her family in Augusta, Georgia. www.lauriemyers.com Amy June Bates has illustrated many books for children, including The Dog Who Belonged to No One by Amy Hest and Hillary Rodham Clinton: Dreams Taking Flight by Kathleen Krull. She graduated from Brigham Young University and now lives in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. www.amybates.com
Laurie MyersAmy June Bates