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Today We Go Home

(2019)
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Seattle, Washington
Larkin Bennett has always known her place, whether it's surrounded by her loving family in the lush greenery of the Pacific Northwest or conducting a dusty patrol in Afghanistan. But all of that changed the day tragedy struck her unit and took away everything she held dear. Soon after, Larkin discovers an unexpected treasure - the diary of Emily Wilson, a young woman who disguised herself as a man to fight for the Union in the Civil War. As Larkin struggles to heal, she finds herself drawn deeply into Emily's life and the secrets she kept.

Indiana, 1861
The only thing more dangerous to Emily Wilson than a rebel soldier is the risk of her own comrades in the Union Army discovering her secret. But in the minds of her fellow soldiers, if it dresses like a man, swears like a man, and shoots like a man, it must be a man. As the war marches on and takes its terrible toll, Emily begins to question everything she thought she was fighting for.

Genre: Historical

Praise for this book

"A testament to the power of the human spirit and the human heart." - Susanna Kearsley

"Illuminating, sympathetic and deeply human, Today We Go Home shines a much-needed light on the brave, bold women of all eras whose military service puts even more than their lives on the line." - Greer Macallister

"Today We Go Home shines an illuminating light on history and the female soldiers who have served this country from the Civil War to Afghanistan today. Kelli Estes passionately brings the past to life, interweaving the story of two women from different centuries whose journey towards hope is timeless." - Gwendolyn Womack


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February 2020 : USA Library Binding

Title: Today We Go Home
Author(s): Kelli Estes
ISBN: 1-4328-7291-5 / 978-1-4328-7291-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press Large Print
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August 2019 : USA Paperback
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Title: Today We Go Home: A Novel
Author(s): Kelli Estes
ISBN: 1-4926-6418-9 / 978-1-4926-6418-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark
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August 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: Today We Go Home
Author(s): Kelli Estes
ISBN: 1-982663-50-2 / 978-1-982663-50-6
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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April 2020 : Audio CD
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Title: Today We Go Home: Library Edition
Author(s): Kelli Estes
ISBN: 1-982663-48-0 / 978-1-982663-48-3
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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August 2019 : Audio CD
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Title: Today We Go Home
Author(s): Kelli Estes
ISBN: 1-982663-49-9 / 978-1-982663-49-0
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
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September 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Today We Go Home: A Novel
Author(s): Kelli Estes
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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September 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Today We Go Home: A Novel
Author(s): Kelli Estes
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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September 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Today We Go Home: A Novel
Author(s): Kelli Estes
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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September 2019 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Today We Go Home: A Novel
Author(s): Kelli Estes
Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark
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