By Susan McGeown

She is Elle Graves. She is 14. She is a captive. She is on my own. She is fearful. She is not any higher than a slave. yet she isn't a purple savage.

Her tale is wrapped in the ancient evidence of the Cherokee country within the early nineteenth century at a time once they have been at their most sensible and finally pushed to their worst. Elle stories the worst of hatred and the easiest of affection as she travels down her lifestyles direction and strives to reconcile the 2 worlds that she understands; her white one who she will be able to by no means break out and the purple one who she has selected to embrace.

Elle discovers that kin has not anything to do with blood. She learns existence good lived comprises tough offerings that remodel you, making you now not pink, now not white, yet extra heavily crimson. As she travels her lifestyles trip, which contains her head, her middle, and most significantly, her soul, she unearths out that she was once regularly a robust lady even earlier than she knew it.

The complete trilogy in a single quantity: name Me endure, name Me Elle, and get in touch with Me Survivor.

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