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Remember the Morning

The Stapleton Novels

Thomas Fleming

Forge Books

Catalyntie is a Dutch woman living in pre-Revolutionary America, struggling to come to terms with the conflicts created by growing up captive in a Seneca Indian village. She shared her captivity with Clara Flowers, an extraordinarily gifted black woman who remains deeply involved in her life. They also share a love for the same man, a brooding giant who, with their help, will slowly discover his American identity.

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Remember the Morning
PROLOGUEONEWHAT A STRANGE CREATURE MEMORY IS. Half a thing of dreams, half raw pulsing flesh. Half an enemy, half a friend. The enemy lurks like an Iroquois in the forest of the past to ambush the unwary wanderer. As she writhes in his grip, her lips feel the caress of kisses—and terror turns inexplicably into love.I am writing this in my Louis Seize parlor looking out on the broad waters of the Hackensack River. Surrounding me is the furniture of wealth: robin’s-egg-blue Queen Anne armchairs and couches, a lofty Sheraton secretary, a rose-red Aubusson rug. Opposite
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"Powerful storytelling with the skills of a superb historian...a rich, exciting, and involving tale of colonial America that proves all over again how good Fleming is. Bravo!" --John Jakes

"Fleming's in-depth knowledge of the period and the culture, his ability to separate the myth from reality, all help you discover the very essence of what it means to be an American." --Margaret Truman

"Fleming has performed a masterly feat in combining history with a compelling narrative." --Lucy Kavaler, author of Heroes and Lovers
"Powerful storytelling with the skills of a superb historian...a rich, exciting, and involving tale of colonial America that proves all over again how good Fleming is. Bravo!" --John Jakes

"Fleming's in-depth knowledge of the period and the culture, his ability to separate the myth from reality, all help you discover the very essence of what it means to be an American." --Margaret Truman

"Fleming has performed a masterly feat in combining history with a compelling narrative." --Lucy Kavaler, author of Heroes and Lovers

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Thomas Fleming

  • Thomas Fleming is the author of more than 40 books of fiction and history. He was born in Jersey City, N.J., the son of a powerful local politician, who gave him a lifelong interest in politics and history. He is the only writer in the seventy year history of the Book of the Month Club to win main selections in both fiction and nonfiction. His 1981 novel, The Officers' Wives, won international acclaim, selling more than 2,000,000 copies. Liberty! The American Revolution was listed as one of the eight best books of 1997 by the History Book Club.
    Fleming has made the Revolution his special field.

    Three of his books have won best-book-of-the-year citations from the American Revolution Round Table of New York. He has also demonstrated a sweeping grasp of the entire course of American history in West Point: The Men and Times of the U.S. Military Academy, The New Dealers' War and other books. Fleming is a senior scholar on the board of the National Center for the American Revolution. He is also a fellow of the Society of American Historians. He often appears as a commentator on PBS, the History Channel and A&E. He lives in New York.
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