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Alex and Eliza: A Love Story by Melissa de la Cruz
Published by Penguin on April 11th 2017
Genres: Colonial & Revolutionary Periods, Coming of Age, Historical, Romance, United States, Young Adult Fiction
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From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Witches of East End and The Descendants comes the love story of young Alexander Hamilton and Eliza Schuyler.
1777. Albany, New York.
As battle cries of the American Revolution echo in the distance, servants flutter about preparing for one of New York societyâs biggest events: the Schuylersâ grand ball. Descended from two of the oldest and most distinguished bloodlines in New York, the Schuylers are proud to be one of their fledgling countryâs founding families, and even prouder still of their three daughtersâAngelica, with her razor-sharp wit; Peggy, with her dazzling looks; and Eliza, whose beauty and charm rival that of both her sisters, though sheâd rather be aiding the colonistsâ cause than dressing up for some silly ball.
Still, she can barely contain her excitement when she hears of the arrival of one Alexander Hamilton, a mysterious, rakish young colonel and General George Washingtonâs right-hand man. Though Alex has arrived as the bearer of bad news for the Schuylers, he canât believe his luckâas an orphan, and a bastard one at thatâto be in such esteemed company. And when Alex and Eliza meet that fateful night, so begins an epic love story that would forever change the course of American history.
In the pages of Alex and Eliza, #1 New York Times bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz brings to life the romance of young Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler.