Calamity Jane, the invincible
by Anne Loyer & Claire Gaudriot
24 x 32 cm / 48 p. / 16,5 € / from 7 years old
This picture book attempts to reconstruct her life from the letters that Calamity Jane wrote her daughter without ever sending them. Why did she abandon the child she loved so much? What was the life like of this woman who rejected the conventions of American society of the time, its hypocrisy and puritanism? What were the rebellions leading to? And held up to the light, Jane’s story reveals a love letter to the Wild West and freedom.