A White Heron, Sarah Orne Jewett (1886) #ShortStorySaturday

The Story Eight-year old Sylvia came to her grandmother’s house in the woods a year ago to help the old woman with farm chores. She has taken to this new life very easily and now, as her grandmother says, “There ain’t a foot o’ ground she don’t know her way over, and the wild creatures …

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The Country of the Pointed Firs, Sarah Orne Jewett (1896)

My Edition: Title: The Country of the Pointed Firs Author: Sarah Orne Jewett Publisher: A Public Domain Book Device: Kindle Fire Year: 1896 Pages: 72 For a plot summary When one really knows a village like this and its surroundings, it is like becoming acquainted with a single person. The process of falling in love …

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