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Catherwood is a young woman, newly married, who settles with husband and family near Albany, New York in 1676. One spring day she goes out on walk with her year-old daughter and in an instant, they are lost in the wilderness. The beauty and harshness of the land work a change on her. This little gem of a book (165 pages) is tightly written and deserves a slow-paced read.   
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   thoughtful Time/era of story    -   1600-1899 Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Exploring into the wild    -   Yes kind of story    -   struggle to get home

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   homemaker Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   10 () United States    -   Yes Forest?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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