The Shining Mountains Author:Lulita Crawford Pritchett Imagine traveling back in time. You're heading west in a horse-drawn wagon, bumping its way along dirt trails, crossing rivers and streams and climbing mountains. Everything you own is in the wagon and everything you know you've left behind. — Lulie Crawford is 13 years old. With her parents and brothers Logan and John Daniel, she left her home i... more »n Sedalia, Missouri in 1873 to travel to the wilderness known as the northwest Colorado Territory. Along the way, they meet wild animals, colorful characters and Northwest Colorado's first inhabitants, the Ute Indians.
This is the story of their adventure through the Rockies and how they found a home in the "Shining Mountains".« less