Award-winning Stephen Puleo is the author of The Caning,
A City So Grand, The Boston Italians, Due to Enemy Action, and Dark Tide.


    • September 14
    • Dark Tide
    • Dighton-Rehoboth Regional High School
      Summer reading program appearance
      (This is a private event)
    • September 25
    • The Boston Italians
    • Overlook Clubhouse
      Great Island
      Plymouth MA
      7:00 p.m.
    • October 8
    • Dark Tide
    • LSPA Annual Dinner (Licensed Site Professional Association)
      Keynote Address
      UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center
      Lowell MA
      (This is a private event)
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Critical Acclaim

"The Caning is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand the Civil War and its causes.” — Russell S. Bonds, author of War Like the Thunderbolt: The Battle and Burning of Atlanta
About the book

"Readers will not only find The Caning a compelling read, but they may be surprised to find multiple parallels to today's political climate." — The Fredricksburg Star
About the book

<i>The Caning</i>

The Caning

The Caning depicts a turning point in American history: the beating of U.S. Senator Charles Sumner and the beginning of the war over slavery.

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