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SUMMARY ¼ All We Left Behind G resultsVirginia painfully realizes the fallibility of the adults in her life and begins to rely on her own judgment When the party becomes trapped in the Sierra Nevada Mountains by early snows she must find the courage to defy her father in order to save the rest of her family. I received this book for free when I won it in the Goodreads giveawayI love history and am new to really studying the story of the Donner party and their tragic tale Having said that I love the way the author took the history and created this story of a brave young girl and the hardships she has to face during this time This book was well written and flowed nicely I truly appreciate the ability to read and review this book

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SUMMARY ¼ All We Left Behind It is 1846 and thirteen year old Virginia Reed is pioneering two thousand miles from Illinois to California with her parents younger sister and brother and the Donner family She’s proud to ride ahead of the wagon train each day beside her beloved father JamesBut enthusiasm tur. All We Left Behind Virginia Reed and the Donner Party is a story that many of us feel is familiar but Nancy Herman tells the story in a way unlike any accounting I ve ever read Virginia Reed was thirteen years old in 1846 when her family and the Donner family left Illinois on what they thought would be the adventure of a lifetime The state of California offered free land a healthy environment and a chance for a new fresh start It is not an easy journey but hope for the future carries them all along But the leaders including Virginia s father make uestionable decisions about the route to take When they realize time is short to make it over the Sierra Madre mountains before winter they make the decision to use an untried shortcut a decision that changes hope to horror The story is told in the pitch perfect voice of Virginia We ride along with her on the journey and grow up with her in this extraordinary time in her life This is not just a story it is a coming of age story like few others Virginia Reed was a real person and through exceptional and thorough research Nancy brings her to life to tell her own story I believe this book should be in every middle and high school classroom and library where the study of this period occurs This is not to be missed

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SUMMARY ¼ All We Left Behind Ns to alarm when her father and other party leaders make decisions that put the families dangerously behind schedule Provisions dwindle Hardships mount Anger erupts In a frantic effort to reach California before winter the Donner Party takes an untried shortcut with heartbreakin. A really compelling story in which the author captures the voice of the young female narrator perfectly It is well written and well researched The emphasis on the difficulties in the earlier stages of the cross country trek were a revelation to me and I appreciated the fewer pages devoted to the horrific winter with which we are familiar


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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind READ á PSSBIGCARBOW.XYZ Î Nancy Herman Nancy Herman Î 1 SUMMARY All We Left Behind Virginia Reed and the Donner Party is a story that many of us feel is familiar but Nancy Herman tells the story in a way unlike any accounting I've ever read Virginia Reed was thirteen years old in 1846 when her family and the Donner family left Illinois on what they thought would be the adventure of a lifetime The state of California offered free land a healthy environment and a chance for

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind Nancy Herman Î 1 SUMMARY READ & DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind We all think we know what happened to the Donner Reed Party This book tells the story from the point of view of 13 year old Virginia Puss Reed It is very well researched and written perfectly so that an elementary

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind This is a wonderful historical novel for middle grade and young adult readers and for adults It is an account of the Donner Party's harrowing trip from Missouri to California as seen through the eyes of 13 year old Virginia Reed The writing is excellent and the characters come alive You feel the suffering and pain the love among family members and friends and the conflicts that develop Although I knew the basic story of the Donner

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind A really compelling story in which the author captures the voice of the young female narrator perfectly It is well written and well researched The emphasis on the difficulties in the earlier stages of the cross country trek were a revelation to me and I appreciated the fewer pages devoted to the horrific winter

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind Fantastic historical fiction I was at Sutter's Fort in the gift shop when I found this book If you are interest

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind READ á PSSBIGCARBOW.XYZ Î Nancy Herman READ & DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind I received this book in the mail and proceeded to read it until I had finished late that night This book was one of those I

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    READ & DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind EBOOK DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind READ á PSSBIGCARBOW.XYZ Î Nancy Herman I received this book for free when I won it in the Goodreads giveawayI love history and am new to really studying the story of the Don

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind Part of Jess Walter’s novel “Beautiful Ruins” referred to The Donner Party story It interested me enough to pick up this book so I can learn

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    READ á PSSBIGCARBOW.XYZ Î Nancy Herman Nancy Herman Î 1 SUMMARY READ & DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind 35 This was not what I expected but I enjoyed it It was a gripping story about a disastrous journey from Illinois to California in the 1800s and while the infamous thing everyone knows about the Donner Party is not as big a part of the book as I had thought it would be I wasn't disappointed because I was pleasantly surprised about everything

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    EBOOK DOWNLOAD All We Left Behind Nancy Herman Î 1 SUMMARY A good rendition of the story of the Reeds and the Donner party that is appropriate for high school reading lists for certain I found it to be sympathetic without obscuring the truth You get the picture of the tragedy while also the

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  • Paperback
  • 225
  • All We Left Behind
  • Nancy Herman
  • English
  • 14 March 2019
  • 9781490317793