Follow the River
Mary Ingles was twenty-three, married, and pregnant, when Shawnee Indians invaded her peaceful Virginia settlement, killed the men and women, then took her captive. For months, she lived with them, unbroken, until she escaped, and followed a thousand mile trail to freedom--an extraordinary story of a pioneer woman who risked her life to return to her people.
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Review: Follow the RiverUser Review - Paula - Goodreads
Follow the River was an excellent book to start the year off right with. I absolutely loved it and rated it 5 stars on Goodreads. This is historical fiction based on the true story of Mary Draper ... Read full review
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I typically love survival stories, but the story of these 2 women trying to escape from their captors (the Indian/French men who bought them) was a little slow, definitely gruesome, and long in ... Read full review