Miranda of the Mountains

TitleMiranda of the Mountains
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsBest, Betty Boone
MagazineSmoky Mountain Historical Society Journal and Newsletter
Issue Number1
Date Publishedspring
SubjectsChildren's and young adult literature, Mountain life

A fictionalized composite of a little girl's life growing up in the Smoky Mountains before the GSMNP arrived. Features stories of the family's arrival; encounters with frogs, lizards, and snakes; visits from extended family; and childhood activities. This is part I of a longer account.


Full text is available to members of the Smoky Mountain Historical Society.