Kirkus Reviews named Two Coins as a Best Indie, 2019.
CIBA Semi-Finalist 2019 Fiction Book Awards
Are two coins all a lady's reputation is worth? In 1883 Calcutta, it's more than unusual for a woman to sue a man in open court. When both parties are missionaries, and the man accuses his female opponent of sexual misconduct with a native Christian and another missionary, newspapers fly off the shelves in Calcutta, Edinburgh, and even London. But what really happened?
Sandra writes historical fiction about courageous women who overcame discrimination. She also writes a weekly blog with entries relating to history, her travel experiences, and other topics that catch her attention. For more information about Sandra, visit her website www.sandrawagnerwright.com
Miss Pigot is on her way to Scotland, as is her enemy Rev. Gillan. Rev. Hastie contemplates his expected victory in his quest to join the Female Mission to Scottish College. Always certain the Mission Board would eventually condemn Miss Pigot's mismanagement, he's ready to put forward his plan for a joint organization. Will his efforts get the result he wants? Time will tell.
Two Coins: A Biographical Novel (Women of Determination and Courage)
All this time, I watched and held my tongue. Now is the moment to shape the future before the Ladies lose their way again. Now is the time to write the Mission Committee my views on the best way forward so our two missions can become one in structure and purpose.