I, Pearl Hart

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Five Star, 1998 - Fiction - 222 pages
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First time in paperback from a two-time Spur Award winner is this historical drama about the first woman sent to the infamous Yuma Penitentiary. Based on Pearl Hart's memoirs, this story follows the "Bandit Queen" from her home in Toledo, Ohio, to the boom camps of the Arizona Territory to her hard scrabble life as an outlaw.

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Enjoyed the book...Pearl went through some hard times. Book stated it was loosely based on reality but even if it wasn't it was a great story about a girl with dreams and the different directions ... Read full review


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About the author (1998)

Coleman is an award-winning poet, novelist, and short fiction writer. She majored in creative writing at the University of Pittsburgh and, in 1981, became the Director of the Women's Creative Writing Center at Carlow College in Pittsburgh.

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