by Paulette Jiles
Reviewed by Janet:Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd spends his days traveling post-Civil War northern Texas, performing readings from newspapers to citizens hungry for news of the world. He finds himself agreeing to return 10 year old Johanna, a recovered Indian captive, to her remaining relatives in southern Texas. Their adventures on this perilous journey will keep you wishing for the best for these two wonderful characters.
PS. Linda just listened to the audiobook version and loved it!