By Gerald Kolpan
Attractive, elusive, and subtle, Etta position captivated the kingdom on the flip of the final century as she dodged the legislations with the Wild Bunch, led by means of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance child. Her actual id and destiny have remained a secret that has tantalized historians for many years. Now, for the 1st time, Gerald Kolpan envisions this awesome woman’s lifestyles in a gorgeous debut novel.
Kolpan imagines that Etta position was once born Lorinda Jameson, the daughter of a popular financier, who turns into often called the most lovable of the city’s debutantes while she makes her front into Philadelphia society. even though her place in lifestyles is already guaranteed, her real calling is on horseback. she will be able to journey in addition to any guy and deal with a rifle even greater. but if a tragedy results in a dramatic reversal of fortune, Lorinda is left orphaned, penniless, homeless, and pursued through the ruthless Black Hand mafia.
Rechristened “Etta position” to make sure her security, the younger girl travels to the farthest reaches of civilization, operating as a “Harvey woman” waitress in Grand Junction, Colorado. There, destiny intervenes once again and she or he back unearths herself at the run from the ruthless Pinkerton Detective enterprise. yet this time she has corporation. She quickly unearths herself on the mythical hideout at Hole-in-the-Wall, Wyoming, the place she meets the charismatic Butch Cassidy and the good-looking, afflicted Harry Longbaugh, a.k.a. the Sundance child. via a chain of holdups and heists, Etta and Harry start an epic and eventually tragic romance, so as to be the best of Etta’s lifestyles. Then, whilst Etta meets the younger and idealistic Eleanor Roosevelt, her lifestyles is modified forever.
Blending a compelling love tale, excessive experience, and exciting historic drama, Etta is an electrifying novel. With a sweeping 1900s environment, colourful storytelling, and larger-than-life characters, Etta is debut that's either beautiful and unforgettable.