When Mrs. Hewes explained that meant thousands of soldiers in our front yard for the whole winter, Mama excused herself from the table and went over to the window. She stared out at the bare fields
When Mrs. She stared out at the bare fields. What shall the Army do for food? she asked.
Kristiana Gregory is the bestselling author of many Dear America titles, including THE WINTER OF RED SNOW and its follow-up, CANNONS AT DAWN; ACROSS THE WIDE AND LONESOME PRAIRIE; and SEEDS OF HOPE. She has also written the Cabin Creek Mysteries, which are based on bedtime stories she told her sons when they were young and restless.
Although Gregory's overall tone is positive, she doesn't neglect the . Granddaughter was so thrilled as she asked for the Winter of Red Snow and also got her another othat she was already into reading.
The book put a human face on the revolutionary war making for an understanding of the hardships of the "American" soldiers and George Washington wintering in Valley Forge and of the families whose homes were at Valley Forge.
The Dear America series was relaunched in September 2010 with their first new book since 2004, The Fences Between . The Winter of Red Snow: The Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart, Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, 1777 by Kristiana Gregory (September 2010).
The Dear America series was relaunched in September 2010 with their first new book since 2004, The Fences Between Us by Kirby Larson, set during World War II, as well as re-releases of earlier books. New books for 2011 include Like the Willow Tree, Cannons at Dawn (the sequel to The Winter of Red Snow and the first sequel in the series), With the Might of Angels, Behind the Masks, A City Tossed and Broken, and Down the Rabbit Hole.
The Winter of Red Snow: The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart is a Dear America book by Kristiana Gregory. It was published in September 1996 and republished in September 2010. It was also adapted into a short film in 1999. A sequel, Cannons at Dawn was released in May 2011. Abigail Stewart lives in Valley Forge, where the Patriot forces camp for several months during the Revolutionary War. "For Tim, Catherine, and Matthew Walker".
I have recently been reading The Winter of Red Snow, by Robert Waguespack. A part of the Dear America series, this particular book focuses on the Revolutionary War as seen through the eyes of eleven year old Abigail
I have recently been reading The Winter of Red Snow, by Robert Waguespack. Abigail Stewart is living in Valley Forge, Pennaylvania with her two sisters, baby brother, and parents. They clean general Washington"s shirts and have acutally met him and his wife! Unfortunately, it is a time of great tragedy and loss. A part of the Dear America series, this particular book focuses on the Revolutionary War as seen through the eyes of eleven year old Abigail. The entries describe the grim realities of the war that freed us from England's rule. These books are a wonderful way for students to learn more about these specific times in American history.
Dear America: The Winter of Red Snow. Critically 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.
I bought this book because I am interested in the history of our country. I liked the way the experience of Abigail was written
товар 1 The Winter of Red Snow (Dear America (Reissue. by Gregory, Kristiana Paperback. 328,92 RUB. Бесплатная доставка. товар 2 Winter of Red Snow : The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart, Valley -Winter of Red Snow : The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart, Valley. 191,62 RUB. + 609,63 RUB за доставку. I bought this book because I am interested in the history of our country. I liked the way the experience of Abigail was written. Some other books, written in journal form, are not explained in story likeness.
Kristiana Gregory (book). Title: Dear America: The Winter of Red Snow (1999– ). 6,7/10. By Kristiana Gregory. Critically acclaimed author Kristiana Gregory's award-winning THE WINTER OF RED SNOW is now back in print with a gorgeous new package! Eleven-year-old Abigail Jane Stewart's fictionalized diary about her life, family, friends, and neighbors, and the sides they have to choose in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, during the height of the Revolutionary War, renders a vivid portrayal of one of the most memorable and crucial winters in American history. Abby's life with her family is quickly upended when they are awakened by the unfamiliar sound of drums.