Stories from the South: The Other Side of the Lines Published by Outskirts Press

Outskirts Press announces the latest highly anticipated military biography book from Eagle Mountain, UT, author Deanna Adamson.

Eagle Mountain, UT, May 08, 2011 --( Outskirts Press, Inc. has published The Other Side of the Lines by Deanna Adamson. The author's most recent book to date is a 6 x 9 paperback in the military biography category and is available worldwide on book retailer websites such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble. The webpage at was launched simultaneously with the book's publication.

The Other Side of the Lines is about several lesser-known Southern heroes of the Civil War.

Readers will read about Turner Ashby, the gallant Black Knight adored by Southern ladies. They’ll find out how Belle Boyd, a daring teenager, used all her charms to spy for her beloved South in spite of being arrested and jailed several times. They’ll see how Richard Kirkland, a young Confederate sergeant, showed compassion for Union soldiers on the battlefield at the risk of his own life. They’ll discover why Captain Sally Tompkins used her own fortune to open and run a hospital for wounded Confederate soldiers and was the only woman commissioned a Captain in the Confederate Army by President Jefferson Davis. They’ll try to understand why Sam Davis, a courageous teenage boy, would rather be hung than give damaging information about his commander to the enemy. They’ll sail with Lieutenant George Dixon, commander of the first submarine to sink an enemy ship in war and follow the story of Moses Ezekiel, just a cadet in a military school when he was called into battle to help protect the South.

Seven stories in all -- seven views of the fearless people of the South as they fought for their way of life.

86 pages in length, The Other Side of the Lines is being aggressively promoted to appropriate markets with a focus on the military biography category. With U.S. wholesale distribution through Ingram and Baker & Taylor, and pervasive online availability through Amazon, Barnes & Noble and elsewhere, The Other Side of the Lines meets consumer demand through both retail and library markets with a suggested retail price of $10.95.

Additionally, The Other Side of the Lines can be ordered by retailers or wholesalers for the maximum trade discount price set by the author in quantities of ten or more from the Outskirts Press Direct bookstore at

ISBN: 9781432771942

Format: 6 x 9 paperback white

SRP: $10.95

For more information or to contact the author, visit

About the author;

Deanna S. Adamson was hooked on the accounts of little known Southern heroes when she happened upon the story of a young Confederate soldier who risked his life to take water to wounded Union soldiers on the battlefield. She spent months in the B.Y.U. Library researching The Other Side of the Lines. Deanna lives in Eagle Mountain, Utah, with her husband Robert. They have five children and twenty-one grandchildren. She has had many articles and stories for children and young adults published in several magazines. This is her first book.

About Outskirts Press, Inc.

Outskirts Press, Inc. offers full-service, custom self-publishing and book marketing services for authors seeking a cost-effective, fast, and flexible way to publish and distribute their books worldwide while retaining all their rights and full creative control. Available for authors globally at and located on the outskirts of Denver, Colorado, Outskirts Press represents the future of book publishing, today.


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