The Long Winter Author:Laura Ingalls Wilder On the empty winter prairie, gray clouds to the northwest mean only one thing: a blizzard is only seconds away. The first blizzard came in October. It snowed almost without stopping until April. The temperature dropped to forty below. Snow reached the roof-tops. And no trains could get throuh with food and coal. The townspeople began to starve... more ». The Ingalls family barely lived through that winter. and Almanzo Wilder knew he would have to risk his life to save the town.
Illustrated by Garth williams, the result of 10 years of reasearch following the path of the Ingalls family.« less