Larson, Kirby.

Hattie Big Sky / Kirby Larson. - 1st ed. - New York : Delacorte Press, c2006.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 289).

After inheriting her uncle's homesteading claim in Montana, sixteen-year-old orphan Hattie Brooks travels from Iowa in 1917 to make a home for herself and encounters some unexpected problems related to the war being fought in Europe.

012 & up.

A Junior Library Guild selection. Newbery Honor Book, 2007. Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2007.

0385733135 (trade) 0385903324 (reinforced) 9780385733137 9780385903325

Junior Library Guild


Self-reliance--Juvenile fiction.
Frontier and pioneer life--Juvenile fiction.
Orphans--Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1914-1918--United States--Juvenile fiction.

Montana--History--20th century--Juvenile fiction.

PZ7.L32394 / Hat 2006