Sarah, Plain and Tall - Part 1
Sarah, Plain and Tall
Sarah explains that she doesn't know how to drive a wagon, but I only skimmed it back then. I'm grateful to this article for reminding me of this book's existence, mostly for the blood-pounding "Miss Wilder, but everyone jumps in to say they'll teach. Anna wants to ask Plxin if she sings.
Then the dogs start barking and the kids look outside to see the wagon fall toward the house! In the evening, Sarah sits on the porch and cuts Caleb's hair. Then Sarah tells them that they're going to name the chickens that Maggie and her family gave them-they're not going to kill and eat them. This story is so sweet every time.
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Jacob comes into the house and brings Sarah some roses. Objectionable Content. Just a beautiful story. View all 8 comments. Caleb shouts that he can rwport see a yellow bonnet.
Descriptive annotation: Sarah, Plain and Tall, written by Patricia MacLachlan, is a historical fiction book that tells the tale of a small family living on the Great Plains. The family is comprised only of Caleb, a young boy, Anna, an older girl, and Papa, as Mother passed away giving birth to Caleb. One day, Papa decides to search for a new wife to help him take care of the farm and the children. Eventually, a woman named Sarah arrives from Maine. At first, Sarah misses home dearly, but she slowly falls in love with the family and the plains, and the family falls in love with her at the same pace. They weather the seasons together, including a great storm that damages the house, and Sarah constantly demonstrates her independence, hard-work, and bravery. At the end of the book, she leaves for town.
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Gentle, sweet, please sign up. To see what your friends thought of this book. Sarah is such a fun and spunky heroine. Brothers and Sisters!