Adaline Falling Starby Mary Pope Osborne, Elaina Erika Davis
After the death of her mother, Adaline is sent to live in St. Louis while her father—the famous scout Kit Carson—explores the West. Yearning for the faraway world of her mother's people and desperate for proof of her father's love, Adaline flees the home of her cruel relatives to forge her own course through the wilderness. When she allows an abandoned… See more details below
After the death of her mother, Adaline is sent to live in St. Louis while her father—the famous scout Kit Carson—explores the West. Yearning for the faraway world of her mother's people and desperate for proof of her father's love, Adaline flees the home of her cruel relatives to forge her own course through the wilderness. When she allows an abandoned dog to join her on the trail, and to enter her heart, everything she ever knew about love and loyalty is put to the test.
- Random House Audio Publishing Group
- Publication date:
- Edition description:
- Unabridged, 2 Cassettes, 2 hrs. 40 min.
- Product dimensions:
- 4.46(w) x 7.08(h) x 0.80(d)
- Age Range:
- 10 - 14 Years
Meet the Author
Perhaps best known for her Magic Tree House series (Listening Library) Mary Pope Osborne is the author of many distinguished books, in almost every genre. A past president of the Author's Guild, she lives in New York City with her husband, Will.
- Goshen, Connecticut
- Date of Birth:
- May 20, 1949
- Place of Birth:
- Fort Sill, Oklahoma
- B.A., University of North Carolina
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This book was awesome!!! I loved how Adaline was allowed to keep the dog because she grew to close to it!! This book was sad at times but FANTASTIC!!!! 5 STARS!!!!!
wow, this book was really good. It was sad that the kids were kind of prejudice of her. But the overall story was awesome:)
It's one of my favorite stories ever!!! This book is the greatest--a must read!!!!!!!
This book is one of my all time favorutes! I would recomend it to any one who likes to read. This story made me apprieciate every one around me a lot more, including my dog! Read this book and you will agree!
This is my favorite Mary Pope Osborne book. A great story about a young Native-American girl's hard life. Her mother died and her father at war. Adaline's sent to live with cousins who despise her because of her color. A truely touching story.