Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie

Pages 168 Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie Online ISBN 043944568X è Kristiana Gregory
  • Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie
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  • Kristiana Gregory
  • 14 February 2019
  • 043944568X

About the Author: Kristiana Gregory

Pages 168 Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie Online ISBN 043944568X è Kristiana Gregory Kristiana Gregory grew up in Manhattan Beach, California, two blocks from the ocean She s always loved to make up stories ask her family , telling her younger siblings whoppers that would leave them wide eyed and shivering Her first rejection letter at age ten was for a poem she wrote in class when she was supposed to be doing a math assignment She s had a myriad of odd jobs telephone operator, lifeguard, camp counselor, reporter, book reviewer columnist for the LA Times, and finally author.Her award winning books include STALKED, which earned the 2012 Gold Medal for Young Adult Mystery from Literary Classics and is hailed as historical fiction with a thrilling twist KIRKUS calls it an atmospheric confection that will thrill YA readers Gregory achieves a realistic, rich atmosphere with insightful details about the immigration process and New York tenements in the early 1900s Now available on Kindle and in paperback JENNY OF THE TETONS Harcourt won the Golden Kite Award in 1989 and was the first of two dozen historical novels for middle grade readers Several of Kristiana s titles are now available on Kindle including Curiously Odd Stories Vol 1 and Vol 2 with the celebrated Paper Monument , a futuristic book banning with horrific consequences.BRONTE S BOOK CLUB Holiday House is set in a town by the sea and is inspired by the girls book club Kristiana led for several years Her most recent title with Scholastic s Dear America series is CANNONS AT DAWN, a sequel to the best selling THE WINTER OF RED SNOW, which was made into a movie for the HBO Family Channel.New re releases in ebooks and paperback onPRAIRIE RIVER SERIES 1 4 ORPHAN RUNAWAYS THE PERILOUS ESCAPE TO BODIE CABIN CREEK MYSTERIES 7 THE PHANTOM OF HIDDEN HORSE RANCH THE WAITING LIGHT CLEMENTINE S STORY originally titled My Darlin Clementine Holiday House this riveting historical mystery takes place in an Idaho mining camp of 1866, and was Idaho s representative for the 2010 National Book Festival in Washington, D.C., sponsored by the Library of Congress.Kristiana and her husband have two adult sons, and live in Idaho with their two golden retrievers In her spare time she loves to swim, walk, hike, read, and hang out with friends She s trying to learn to knit, but isn t yet having much success.Check out Kristiana s blogs at for behind the scenes stories about her books, and with photos from her childhood.


è C164662 ☆ Online ¾ Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie ¾ Kristiana Gregory 73576C9 Good read it made me get wet eyes and laugh.It helped me under stand what it was like crossing the river and walking for miles with out end but also the good times they had when the camped for the night and the thief your old friends could become.i also like in the back there is a historical note and pictures. I enjoyed the story I am a huge fan of pretty much all Wagons Ho , fiction, unless it is really bad I found myself slightly annoyed It seems that the book was obviously trying to avoid the big SEX word, but kept mentioning things that you know involved sex I d rather the subject was ignored completly if you re going to have scenes like th acclaimed and award winning author Kristiana Gregory s Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie is now back in print with a gorgeous new package After the death of her two sisters, thirteen year old Hattie and her family make for a fresh start They sell their farm in Missouri and journey across the Oregon Trail toward Oregon City At first the adventure is exciting, but as the days, weeks, and months pass, Hattie realizes what a dangerous and tedious trip it is Online ¾ Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie ¾ Kristiana Gregory As they cross the prairies, news of the fate of the Donner party reaches them, and death, disease, weather, and the terrain take a terrible toll on their traveling party The Campbells lose neighbors and friends until they almost cannot bear to continue But Hattie and her family must persevere or risk the same misfortune Hattie s diary chronicles the hardships of such a harrowing journey, but also captures the small moments, the friendships and celebrations of life, that keep hope alive I enjoyed the story I am a huge fan of pretty much all Wagons Ho , fiction, unless it is really bad I found myself slightly annoyed It seems that the book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie was obviously trying to avoid the big SEX word, but kept mentioning things that you know involved sex I d rather the subject was ignored completly if you re going to have scenes like the ones where Hattie asks the new 14 year old brides what it s like to have a husband and they both blush redder than a red crayon I guess the only things I enjoyed the story I am a huge fan of pretty much all Wagons Ho , fiction, unless it is really bad I found myself slightly annoyed It seems that the book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie was obviously trying to avoid the big SEX word, but kept mentioning things that you know involved sex I d rather the subject was ignored completly if you re going to have scenes like the ones where Hattie This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here My sister and I joke about how darn depressing this series can be just read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie some of the titles The Dear Canada ones sound even worse I ll have to read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie some of those sometime But perhaps it s precisely because these books Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie don t squirm away from the gritty details of history that I found them so compelling as a child Actually I think what I liked like about them hasto do with the fact that I m fascinated by history not just dates and names and places, but about history as the stories o My sister and I joke about how darn depressing this series can be just read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie some of the titles The Dear Canada ones sound even worse I ll have to read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie som A diary from a young teen is a great way to tell of the struggles and joys of traveling the Oregon Trail You see first hand the dangers, the everyday pains such as feeling lonely when your friend is married and you are not You see children born, and children die The realness of the story and how although the character is fiction, you know these kind of things did happen and you just feel connected.
I remember becoming interested in the Oregon Trail because of this diary and the excellent computer simulation, of course.
I loved this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie Our family had just moved from upstate New York to New Hampshire at the end of the summer of 2005 Our daughter Olivia asked me to read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie with her We started out reading this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie together and one by one the rest of our family would gather to hear us read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie until it became the event of each evening or rainy weekend afternoon I think we were drawn to this story because in our own way, we had left everything behind family, friends, our church, home, a pet, furnitur I loved this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie Our family had just moved from upstate New York to New Hampshire at the end of the summer of 2005 Our daughter Olivia asked me to read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie with her We started out reading this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie together and one by one the rest of our family would gather to hear us read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie until it became the event of each evening or rainy weekend aft ☆ Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie The Oregon Trail Diary of Hattie Campbell is a really good historical book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie I would recommend this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie for grades fourth through sixth It is the first Dear America book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie that I have read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie The story starts in the spring of 1847 It is a good depiction of how it was back then to ride a wagon train across the United States to start a new life There were several families who gathered in Independence, Missouri, where the Oregon Trail started They traveled nort Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie The Oregon Trail Diary of Hattie Campbell is a really good historical book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie I would recommend this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie for grades fourth through sixth It is the first Dear America book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie that I have read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie The story starts in the spring of 1847 It is a good depiction of how it was back then to ride a wagon train across the United St My first time reading this in probably 15 years, but it was my favorite Dear America book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie as a kid and it s still just as exciting and fun to plow through Told from the perspective of a 13 year old girl whose family decides to go to Oregon during the height of westward expansion in 1847, even though it s meant for younger readers, the book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie doesn t shy away from any of the horrors of the Oregon Trail, including all of the amazing ways to die poison getting crushed to death disease drowning My first time reading this in probably 15 years, but it was my favorite Dear America book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie as a kid and it s still just as exciting and fun to plow through Told from the perspective of a 13 year old girl whose family decides to go to Oregon during the height of westward expansion in 1847, even though it s meant for younger readers, the book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie doesn When I first started this book, I was so not into it I stumbled along through the first 20 something pages, before it really pulled me in But one it did, I was hooked It was so good I loved Pepper and Gideon adorable couple And Mr If you like good, real, sad, stories of courageous pioneers, you ll love this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie When I first started this book, I was so not into it I stumbled along through the first 20 something pages, before it really pulled me in But one it did, I was hooked It was so good I loved Pepper and Gideon adorable couple And Mr Mrs Biggs were my favorites I was shipping Wade and Hattie through the whole book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie too If you like good, real, sad, stories of courageous pioneers, you ll love this book Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie Good read Across the Wide and Lonesome Prairie it made me get wet eyes and laugh.
It helped me under stand what it was like crossing the river and walking for miles with out end but also the good times they had when the camped for the night and the thief your old friends could become.
i also like in the back there is a historical note and pictures.

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