From 1941 to 1943, the Wilsons received into their home sixteen-year-old Audrey Butler
, an evacuee from England. They were generous with both their familial warmth and finances. Audrey shared the Wilsons' love of Shakespeare
The US edition of Swamp Angel was published by Harper's
at the same time as the Canadian edition. During negotiations over it, Harper's readers felt that the story was too slight and that too many...