True grit

In the 1870s, young Mattie Ross learns that her beloved father was gunned down by his former handyman. But even though this gutsy 14-year-old is seeking vengeance, she is smart enough to figure out she can't go alone after a desperado who's holed up in Indian territory. With some fast-talk...

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Main Author: Portis, Charles.
Format: Kit
Published: New York : Simon and Schuster, [1968]
Physical Description: 215 p. ; 21 cm.
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