Just a totally fantastically sweet book!!
Loved every page! Easily a quiet afternoon read, but you'll never forget it and I'll guarantee it will stay in your home library... Read more
I read this book as a project for a seventh grade english class but it's slightly out-dated and not well-known so it's hard to find anywhere. Read morePublished 14 months ago by ECregs
This book was an interesting look at life in the backwoods mountains of the Carolinas. I liked the main character Mary Call and I sympathised with her trying to provide for her... Read morePublished 15 months ago by HanakoGal
I enjoyed this story, although my students didn't. It is a great story to teach aspects of historical fiction and plot. The antagonist and protagonist are very obvious. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Debra King
This was one of my favorite books growing up. While on a camping trip in the mountains, I told my granddaughter about it and she said she would like to read it. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Lori Maddox
I'm a fairly new resident to NC and I've read up on some of the mountain history and cure alls. A friend recommended this book as a sweet telling of what is was like living in the... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Jacqui Hawkins
A sweet children's book that has definitely been overlooked. It's hilarious, and the writing is superb.
(Adding 4 more words so it'll let me publish it. Sheesh. :)
This was listed as a hardcover book. It is clearly a paperback edition which has been rebound. Not what I had in mind.Published on February 15, 2013 by Erin Austad