MissyBook - 2008
Missy is laudanum, or liquid opium. Missy is Dol McQueen, a nineteen-year-old "flash-girl" traveling the arduous wagon trail from San Francisco to the boomtowns of the Sierra Nevada. Her purpose: to fleece the silver miners and to have a marvelous time.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008.
Characteristics: 297 p. :,ill., map ;,22 cm.