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American Sisters: West Along the Wagon Road 1852
American Sisters West Along the Wagon Road 1852 Author:Laurie Lawlor Everyone on the wagon train knew Harriet "Duck" Scott was lookin for adventure, as the Scott family left Illinois for the far away Oregon Territory. Then Mother died and Father became like a stranger, lost in a world og his own, It was up to Duck and her five sisters, three brothers, and nine hired hands to keep their wagon train together. But D... more »uck's life didn't settle down. Her older sisters, Jenny and Fanny, were changing in ways she couldn't understand. And poor little Wilkie was becoming more withdrawn every day. At least Maggie still paid attention to her; she was still the sister Duck loved the best.
Nothing could have prepared the Scott family for the dangers they were about to meet as they crossed the desert, the plains, and the mountains, and felt the heat, the hunger, and the thirst that wouldn't go away. Suddenly Duck and her sisters knew their mission - to find water and save their family no matter what risks they had to take!« less