The Whip : Inspired by the story of Charley Parkhurst (English Edition) Audible –

Best Western,International Book Awards National Indie Excellence Awards winner, Western fiction categoryAward Winner in the Fiction Historical category of TheUSA Best Book AwardsGold Prize in Historical Fiction Charley Parkhurst who lived most of her extraordinary life as a manAs a young woman in Rhode Island, she fell in love with a runaway slave and had his child The destruction of her family drove her west to California, dressed as a man, to track the killer Charley became a renowned stagecoach driver for Wells Fargo She killed a famous outlaw, had a secret love affair, and lived with a housekeeper who, unaware of her true sex, fell in love with her Charley was the first woman to vote in America as a man Her grave lies in Watsonville, California