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Mary on Horseback: Three Mountain Stories

Story Stats

Rating: 5
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 11

Author

Rosemary
Wells

Appeared in

Mary on Horseback: Three Mountain Stories

Story Summary

Three lovely interconnected stories about nurse Mary Breckinridge who created the Frontier Nursing Service and spent her life riding the isolated hills of Appalachia bringing medicine to their poorest residents and building clinics.