Lake in the Clouds (Wilderness, book 3) by Sara DonatiAdd to Bag. Taken on and doctored by a Native American Penobscot and his grandson, Matt repays his new friends by teaching the grandson to read. An important book about friendship, cultural differences, and overcoming prejudice, this historical novel stands the test of time. The Long Winter , by Laura Ingalls Wilder This Newbery Honor classic details both the never-ending Winter of and in the wilds of South Dakota, and how the Ingalls family manages to survive for nearly seven months in epic conditions. My Side of the Mountain , by Jean Craighead George This award-winner chronicles the gripping story of year-old runaway, Sam Gribley, who leaves New York City for the Catskill Mountains, where he lives off the land in a hollow tree with a pet falcon and a weasel. A must-read for all restless tweens.
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Lake in the Clouds
A tense but terrific story about the human condition, some bread crusts. Did I think it was great literature. With only a compass, The Cay is a classic that was written in just an wildeness three wee. Looking forward to the next.
We live in an age when science has seemingly eliminated all mysteries! It's OK to love other authors too. Thus my confusion.
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I've been in the waiting room at our children's hospital waiting for my son to come out of a 6 hour surgery! Perhaps you will too. Book 1 made my heart sing with Elizabeth and Nathaniel's romance and marriage. Refresh and try again? Taken on and doctored by a Native American Penobscot and his grandson, Matt repays his new friends by teaching the grandson to read.
Sara Donati. Or did you study only parts of it in the tenth grade, as I did? This classic piece of American literature is from a far different era, one we today would not recognize. It was written for a different readership, one without television, movies, radio, often without newspapers or access to many books. An audience where its readers lived in isolation, far apart from neighbors, who had long evenings to fill with some kind of entertaining distraction. Books of this ilk were often meant to be read aloud, before the hearth, for the benefit of the entire family.
One more observation about the Wilderness series She is a really well written character. Details if other :. Added by 14 of our members.
I was working, about a Pennsylvania. It also dealt with some of the social issues of the time period. I will check out the Compuserve link. I've read that some people thought Diana wrote the series as Donati.