Amanda Author:Pamela Conrad Amanda White flees her pampered life in the East in order to save her small daughter. As the new teacher of raggedy, poor Indian children in the high Western plains, she struggles with the harsh climate and a devious Indian agent to carve out a new life for all of them. Through violence and tragedy, she finds hidden strength and abilities she ne... more »ver knew she had, even though the man she loves abandons her.« less
A harsh and savage land. Amanda White's gentle upbringing in the civilized East had left her totally unprepared for the hardships that awaited her as a teacher of Indian children in Wyoming Territory. Calling upon reserves of strength she had not known she possessed, she began a bitter struggle for survival in the harsh new land. Though violence and tragedy threatened to overcome her, Amanda knew she must somehow find the courage to continue in the life she had chosen, even if the man she loved abandoned her!