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The Road West
by Allison kohn

Evelyn's father has the insane idea that his family should be the nucleus of a new town on the west coast and be among the first to blaze a trail to Oregon. Evelyn doesn't agree but finds herself and her family - without servants - heading for her father's dream in an uncomfortable covered wagon. She will find a stronger woman and new life, but there will be many trials to endure along the way and when they arrive. Love and courage bloom and grow in her heart and her hands will find she can do things she always trusted servants to do before.  
 
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