The Wild Girl: The Notebooks of Ned Giles, 1932

By: Fergus, Jim

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1401300545 Very good in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. Signed by author on title-page. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 368 p. Audience: General/trade.

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From the award-winning author of One Thousand White Women, a novel in the tradition of Little Big Man, tracing one man's search for adventure and the wild Apache girl who invites him into her world When Ned Giles is orphaned as a teenager, he heads West, hoping to leave his troubles behind. He joins the 1932 Great Apache Expedition on their search for a young boy, the son of a wealthy Mexican landowner, who was kidnapped by wild Apaches. But the expedition's goal is complicated when they encounter a wild Apache girl in a Mexican jail cell, victim of a Mexican massacre of her tribe that has left her orphaned and unwilling to eat or speak. As he and the expedition make their way through the rugged Sierra Madre mountains, Ned's growing feelings for the troubled girl soon force him to choose allegiances and make a decision that will haunt him forever.

Title: The Wild Girl: The Notebooks of Ned Giles, 1932

Author Name: Fergus, Jim

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Hachette Books: 2005

ISBN Number: 1401300545

ISBN Number 13: 9781401300548

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: ALIBRIS.0002261