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Subject: Tisha: The Story of a young teacher
Date Posted: 7/14/2008 9:25 PM ET
Member Since: 4/21/2008
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This is a true story about a young woman in 1927 who goes to a remote Alaskan town to teach. I'm half way through the book and love it!  If you've ever read Mrs. Mike, you will love this book. I think this one is going on my keeper list :)

 

 

Date Posted: 7/14/2008 10:06 PM ET
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I read that book many, MANY years ago and remember being profoundly touched by it. I think I was 12 or 13 when my mother gave it to me to read. It is an amazing and inspiring story.
Date Posted: 7/14/2008 10:26 PM ET
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I'm with LeeAnne (as I often am) I read it in my early teens and loved it.

Date Posted: 7/14/2008 11:35 PM ET
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Oh, I love that book! I just re-read it a couple of years ago!

Date Posted: 7/19/2008 9:44 PM ET
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You got me so interested that I had to order the book!  I read Mrs. Mike  when I was 15.  At 55, I still remember how much I liked it.  Imagine my surpise when ordering this book, I found two other Mrs. Mike stories.  I WLed them both.