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Sarah is an orphan traveling from England to the New World. She misses the "civilized" life very much and makes plans to sail back home. But, her new family persuades her to give Virginia a chance. She becomes a tutor to the children and helps harvest the land.
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At first, Sarah was very timid around the Indians, but John, a special friend, helps her to see that the Indians are just like any other people. But on March 22, 1622, the Indians attack the white people and slaughter a great many people, including Sarah's very good friend, Anne.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   thoughtful Time/era of story    -   1600-1899 Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Age 11-14 Exploring into the wild    -   Yes kind of story    -   colonizing/settling in new area

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   teacher Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   6 () United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Southeast Forest?    -   Yes Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee Misc setting    -   fort/military installation

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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