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The Life of Henrietta Hall Shuck, the First American Woman Missionary to China

Brenda Cox

196 pages
Crosslink Publishing
Based on a true story, Tethered tells of the first American woman missionary to China who is bound to her husband, to the mission board, and to God. The young couple's relationship is marked by humor and unflinching determination in the volatile years of conflict in the First Opium War.
Author Bio
A life-long educator, Brenda H. Cox, PhD, lives in Greensboro, North Carolina. She is married to the love of her life, Jim, Henrietta’s third great grandson. They have a wonderful son Jed; a precious daughter-in-law Lindsay; and two perfect grandsons, James and Josiah. Tethered is her first novel.