Where the Heart Is Summary
Billie Letts

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Where the Heart Is Summary

Where the Heart Is, a young adult novel published in 1995, was written by Billie Letts. The novel follows unfolding life of seventeen year-old Novalee Nation, who is pregnant.

When the novel begins, Novalee is traveling west with her boyfriend, Willy Jack, so Willy can get a job working on the railroad with his cousin. Novalee and Willy Jack have left their hometown of Tellico Plains, Tennessee, behind. Willy Jack abandons Novalee at a...

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