Wilderness, within and without, challenges Demi as she seeks her inner child, Stephanie, in California's Sierra and Australia's brilliant Outback.
Chapter 1 — Wilderness
(The first 100 words)
I banged on the front door and shouted in the quiet southern California suburb, 'Merrie, school’s over; graduations done and my backpack is in the trunk. Say good-bye to your hubby and let’s go.’
Opening the door, Merrie set her backpack on the porch. ‘You are an ebullient soul. Where did all the energy come from?’