Living in the Ohio wilderness in 1804, Betsy Ward sets out to build a flock of sheep and, despite predation, illness, and death, manages to create warm clothing for her children. By the author of Aurora Means Dawn.
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Scott Russell Sanders grew up in Ohio. After receiving his Ph.D. from Cambridge University,
he moved to Bloomington, Indiana, where he and his wife have reared two children, and where he is Distinguished Professor of English at Indiana University. The author says, I am trying to help children imagine history through the sharing of past lives, especially the lives of families who made their way into the wild heart of the continent.
His books for children have been honored by awards from the National Council of Teachers of English, the National Science Teachers Association, and the American Library Association. His books for adults have received the Great Lakes Book Award, the John Burroughs Essay Award, and the Lannan Literary Award.
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Book Description Atheneum, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0027781399
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Book Description Atheneum, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110027781399
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