Judy Alter is an award-winning author who enjoys writing about women of the American West. Winner of the Western Writers of America Spur Award and the Owen Wister Award for Lifetime Achievement, Judy also enjoys writing mysteries. A single mother of four and the grandmother of seven, Judy and her Bordoodle dog call Fort Worth, Texas home.
Jessie (Real Women of the American West, Book 4)by Judy Alter
Jessie expected a life of boundless adventure. Instead, the two most important men in her life are about to alter the course of 19th century
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Educated, ambitious, and brilliant in a time not quite ready for her, Jessie elopes with the young explorer Charles Fremont, at the age of 17, defying the wishes of her father, the powerful Senator Thomas Hart Benton.
Jessie expected a life of boundless adventure. Instead, the two most important men in her life are about to alter the course of 19th century American history—but only with her help.
"Lulls the reader into forgetting this is fiction." ~Publishers Weekly
REAL WOMEN OF THE AMERICAN WEST, in series order
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