Harvest of Thorns: Grebey Creek Book One by Paul E. Wootten

This is a Historical, novel with a Shelfbuzz Score of 9.4 (out of 10)

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Missouri, 1934… Two years ago, Lincoln Stanley, a Negro, purchased several hundred acres of prime farmland. Not much was said at the time. Now two more families are joining him, and that’s too many for some locals. In the late-night shadows of a remote barn the Saxon County Knights are born. Levi Manning is their leader. The Knights are his ticket away from the family farm he has run into the ground. Levi convinces the Knights to move against the Negroes – immediately and forcefully. Harvester Stanley, Lincoln’s son, is privy to the Knights’ plans. Though just fourteen, he uses…