They were born on the same day, in the same small New Hampshire hospital, into families that could hardly have been less alike. Ruth Plank is an artist and a romantic with a rich, passionate, imaginative life. The last of five girls born to a gentle, caring farmer and his stolid wife, she yearns to soar beyond the confines of the land that has been her family's birthright for generations. Dana Dickerson is a scientist and realist whose faith is firmly planted in the natural world.
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Twelve-year-old Trey Landry, adjusting to the death of his twin brother, adopts and cares for an injured doe. Called, "...beautiful and breathtaking...moving and true...written with love, and its language is beautiful..." by Barbara Wersba of the New York Times.