Annotations for Nelly in the Wilderness


Baker & Taylor
In the Indiana wilderness in 1821, twelve-year-old Nelly Vandorn and her older brother hold fast to their rough frontier ways when their father brings home a fancy new city wife not long after burying their mother.

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Baker & Taylor
When Pa returns home with a new bride from the city, Nelly doesn't like her at first since she has no understanding of the wilderness, yet their relationship changes with time as Nelly realizes that they both have special talents and skills to offer one another.

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