The Beloved Wild
1807: when Harriet's brother decides to leave New Hampshire and settle in New York's Genesee Valley, Harriet goes with him, disguised as a boy. Their journey includes sickness, injury—and emotional ups and downs for Harriet.
JLG Release: May 2018
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly
School Library Journal
8 1/4" x 5 1/2"
Level 5.9; Points: 12;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 5.5; Points: 19;
Feiwel & Friends
Potentially Sensitive Areas
Mild language, Mild sexual themes, Alcohol, Discussion of rape and physical abuse
Frontier and pioneer life, Brothers and sisters, Gender roles, Genesee River Valley, Nineteenth-century United States, History of New York State, 1775–1865,