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Between Earth and Sky
by Karen Osborn (Goodreads Author)
Abigail Conklin narrates this compelling and moving pioneer story told through letters written to her sister back home in Virginia. In 1867, after a journey across America in a covered wagon, Abigail and her family settle in the strange, dangerous, and magical country of New Mexico, where Abigail's longing for home is replaced by her awe of the dramatically different lands ...more
Hardcover, 306 pages
Published March 1st 1996 by William Morrow & Company
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Loved this. I found the letters which formed the bulk of the book to be so involving and compelling. I felt like I was right there with the characters. I did find myself a bit confused in the last part, and went back and read the beginning again - which felt reasonable because so much had happened in-between.
Author of Patchwork, Between Earth and Sky, The River Road, and Centerville.More about Karen Osborn...