The jumping-off place / Marian Hurd McNeely ; illustrated by William Siegel.
In the early 1900s, four orphaned siblings, the eldest being seventeen, set out to fulfill their uncle's dream of homesteading in Tripp County, South Dakota, and although they face drought, discomfort, and sabotaging squatters, new friends and inner strength help them carry on.
Mineola, New York :
Dover Publications, Inc.,
Walker Library - Curriculum Collection - Award Books - 3rd Floor
FIC MCN Newbery Honor 1930
Pull and Hold