These is My Words: the Diary of Sarah Agnes Prine
by Nancy E. Turner
First Published: 1998
8 Copies & Reading Guide
These Is My Words uses the love of learning as a major plot element in a story inspired by the author’s great-grandmother, Sarah Prine. It is set during a time in Territorial Arizona when life was hard and tenuous. The story is a portrait of the courage and perseverance of one woman, and a love affair that will never be forgotten.
OneBookAZ 2008: Includes Discussion Questions and Historic Context
LitLovers.com: Includes Description, Info about the Author, Reviews, and Discussion Questions
Nancy Turner on the Web:
Author’s Website: http://www.nancyeturner.net/
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