Belle Prater's Boy by Ruth C. White

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What happened to Belle?

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Belle never appears in person throughout the novel; she has married young and impulsively; her actions and fate are imporatant to a number of characters. For example, Woodrow "longs for her",...

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Belle slipped away in the night whereing Woodrows clothes to disguise her footprints in the mud.  Then she pretended to be a boy and probably joined a circus.

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Belle dissapeared and woodrow said that she dressed in his clothes and took a hat to put her hair and so she could look as a boy and she caught a ride with the carnival

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