From the New York Times number one bestselling author ofÂ The NightingaleÂ andÂ The Great Alone, Kristin Hannah, comes Wild, a remarkable story about the resilience of the human spirit, the triumph of hope, and the promise of new beginnings.
- Publish Date
- July 2020
In the rugged Pacific Northwest of the United States lies the Olympic National Forest â€“ a vast expanse of impenetrable darkness and impossible beauty. From deep within this mysterious land, a six-year-old girl appears. Speechless and alone, she offers no clue as to her identity, no hint of her past. Having retreated to her hometown after a scandal left her career in ruins, child psychiatrist Dr. Julia Cates begins working with the extraordinary little girl. Naming her Alice, Julia is determined to free her from a prison of unimaginable fear and isolation and discover the truth about Aliceâ€™s past. The shocking facts of Aliceâ€™s life test the limits of Juliaâ€™s faith and strength, even as she struggles to make a home for Alice â€“ and find a new one for herself.