Passages of Hope, A Novel
Discover the Story Behind a Secret Passageway
Walk through Doors to the Past via a new series of historical stories of romance and adventure.
Gracie Kingston begins renovations on the Philadelphia house inherited from her grandmother and finds a secret room. It is connected to a house nearby, the home of William Still, the man known as the father of the Underground Railroad. As she researches, she discovers a mystery in her house’s ownership. In 1855, Olivia Kingston helps a mother and her young child by hiding them in a secret room in her home. As she helps, she learns that there may be an impostor conductor in their community. As Gracie’s and Olivia’s stories intertwine, they learn the meaning of sacrifice and love.
Author Terri J. Haynes, a native Baltimorean, is a prolific knitter, owner of AT Haynes House Yarns, a hand-dyed yarn company, freelance graphic artist, former Army wife (left the Army, not the husband) and mother of three living outside Washington, DC.