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Follow the River


This is the extraordinary story of Mary Ingles, a pioneer woman who risked her life to return to her people after being kidnapped and held for months ... Show synopsis

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Overall customer rating: 4.858
Robert S
by Robert S on Jun 20, 2013

Fascinating and intriguing story. I am recommending it to my Book Club. More


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by Liz on May 10, 2012

This is a life-changing book about one woman's unwavering determination to find her way home over 500 miles after being kidnapped by Indians. No plot, just life. You know the end before you begin. It's a page-turner nonetheless. More

by MissPittyPat on Sep 15, 2011

This is a fascinating book that gives you a look into that period of time and the mindset and experiences early settlers faced. The story is outstanding in its capture of one determined woman's courage in the face of overwhelming adversity. More

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by David C on Jun 25, 2010

Just started reading this book and am having a hard time putting it down. It is so descriptive that you feel you are a witness to all that's happening. Before I even finish this book--I'm going to recommend it highly! More

by COVER2COVER on May 7, 2010

This is a story based on actual events experienced by Mary Ingles and her family and friends. Surviving a bloody massacre she and her two small boys are kidnapped along with her sister-in-law and one man by Shawnee indians and taken approx 500+ miles through virtually uncharted wilderness. Three days ... More

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