In Calamity's Wake
A NovelBook - 2013
The story of orphaned Miette's quest to find her mother, the notorious Calamity Jane. Interspersed with Miette's story are the stories of Jane as told in legend, history books, dime store novels, and by the woman herself. As Miette makes her way to Deadwood, South Dakota, history and myth collide to create a picture of a remarkable woman who shattered the expectations of her time, and a daughter who must confront the truth of her past.
Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollins, c2013.
Characteristics: 296 pages ;,19 cm.