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Benjamin Frankiln's Bastard by Sally Cabot is an absorbing and compelling work of literary historical fiction that brings to life a little-known chapter of the American Revolution -- the story of Benjamin Franklin and his bastard son, and the women who loved them both.

William Franklin, the son of Benjamin and his favorite mistress, Anne, is raised by Deborah, Benjamin's wife. A steadfast loyalist, he and his father cannot reconcile their wildly disparate views, causing a rift in the bond both thought unbreakable.

Fascinating and heartbreaking, Benjamin Franklin's Bastard is a gripping tale of family, love, and war, set against one of America's most fascinating periods of history.

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display_description The bastard son of Benjamin Franklin, William Franklin, is named the new Royal Governor of New Jersey, but all he has achieved is threatened when the colonies, led by influential figures including his own father, begin the fight for independence--a cause he refuses to support.
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ils:CARL0000407724 Book Books 1st ed. English William Morrow, c2013. 353 p. ; 24 cm.
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subject_facet Biographical fiction, American
Franklin, Benjamin, -- 1706-1790 -- Fiction
Franklin, William, -- 1731-1813 -- Fiction
Historical fiction, American
Illegitimate children -- Fiction
Statesmen -- United States -- Fiction
Statesmen's children -- Fiction
title_display Benjamin Franklin's bastard
title_full Benjamin Franklin's Bastard
Benjamin Franklin's Bastard A Novel
Benjamin Franklin's bastard / Sally Cabot
title_short Benjamin Franklin's bastard
topic_facet Biographical fiction, American
Franklin, Benjamin
Franklin, William
Historical Fiction
Historical fiction, American
Illegitimate children
Statesmen's children