Imagine a door....
Eleven-year-old spitfire, Julia Delaney, fights her way out of the infamous Kerry Patch in St. Louis, 1912, to find her beloved brother Bill.
Better put on
your rubber-soled shoes.
She's got the POWER, man. . .
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