Raveled Ends of Sky Author:Linda Sandifer Raveled Ends of Sky is an authentic tale of a woman‚??s journey across the wild American frontier to find freedom and individuality. — Nancy Maguire, a blue blood from Massachusetts, wants to find her place within the burgeoning society of the mid-nineteenth century. Her parents want her to marry and start a family in the East, but Nancy envision... more »s a freer life in California where her dream of owning a horse ranch can come true.
Following her heart, she locates a group traveling west and joins up with muleskinner Lottie England, a widow from Missouri. With insurmountable integrity, stamina, and willfulness, Nancy, Lottie, and the others face starvation, tragedy, personal obstacles, and war to find the true meaning of freedom and independence.
‚??A gritty, realistic drama of early trailblazers.‚?? Booklist
‚??[An] epic adventure.‚?? Abilene Reporter News
‚??An excellent read.‚?? Elmer Kelton, author of The Good Old Boys
‚?? This is a one of a kind novel. . . .celebrates not just the human spirit but the spirit of women. A joy to read!‚?? The Literary Times
‚??A powerful saga of revolution and settlement, of land, cattle and gold.‚??