Mr. Hedges’ book is a fine example of historical fiction. The characters and events are based on careful research. Moreover, he also fills his book with full bodied characters who are engaging and believable and the momentum never stops.
Mr. Hedges does a remarkable job in making the reader realize how important the Battle of Chattanooga was. The story of why the Union Soldiers assaulted Missionary Ridge without orders has been lost to history, but who led the charge and why is easily imagined in Mr. Hedges’s captivating novel.
I absolutely loved "Virtual Christmas." It's a great rendition of a modern-day "Christmas Carol." I couldn't stop reading it, especially after my 6-year-old got ahold of the book and got hooked on it too!