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One Came Home by Amy Timberlake

Book Summary

Set in Wisconsin in 1871, Georgie is busy helping her family's store, but the mystery of her older sister's engagement and possible love affair with another man draws her into a dangerous search when her sister disappears.
One Came Home book cover
One Came Home

Book Review

Vivid descriptions and fiercely independent, unique protagonist. This is a mystery with dark turns and well-crafted writing.

Topics and Themes for this book:

  • Mystery
  • Growing Up
  • Family Relationships
  • Wild West

Discussion Questions for this book:

The best discussion questions, of course, are generated by and contemplated by readers. These questions are designed to avoid major spoilers about the book, and to provide a starting point for teachers, parents, and student reading groups.

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