The United States has been torn in half by the Civil War. It's important for each side to know what the other is up to, and perhaps spread some false information as well. Spying is risky, but worth it if you can win the war. Will you: Join Pinkerton Detective Agency and spy for the North? Be a wealthy Southern woman, spying for the Confederacy in Washington, D.C.? Be a free black man traveling in the South, to spy for the Union? With 3 story paths, there are 49 choices and 3 possible endings. Offers differing perspectives on history while supporting reading standards. Paperback by Michael Burgan. 112 pages, for ages 8-11.