Winter Camp

Winter Camp Cover

Winter Camp

By Kirkpatrick Hill

Aladdin, Paperback, 9781416964551, 192pp.

Publication Date: October 3, 2007

Description
Recently orphaned, Toughboy and Sister live with Natasha, an elderly, cantankerous Athabascan Indian. In late fall she has them all flown to camp in a bush plane to teach the children how to trap and deal with the Alaskan winter. When an old miner is seriously injured and Natasha sets off for help, the children find their spirits pushed to the limits. Sequel to Toughboy and Sister.


About the Author
Kirkpatrick Hill lives in Fairbanks, Alaska. She was an elementary school teacher for more than thirty years, most of that time in the Alaskan bush. She has written several books for young readers, including "Toughboy and Sister", "Winter Camp", and the award-winning "The Year of Miss Agnes".