Adele: Wilderness Bride – a novel of New France

In the 1660s, when illegitimate orphan Adele Dupuy leaves for New France aboard a ship of similarly-disadvantaged young women, she is known as une fille a marier, meaning a marriageable girl intended to increase the colony‚Äôs population. Two years later, when she seeks refuge in Quebec City after having escaped her brutish husband, she discovers … Continue reading Adele: Wilderness Bride – a novel of New France