The Big Burn (Paperback)

By Jeanette Ingold

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P, 9780152049249, 301pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2003



Based on the events surrounding one of the biggest fires of the twentieth centry, The Big Burn is a portrait of a time and a place and an event that altered the face of Montana and Idaho, changed the way we fight wildfires, and dramatically transformed the people on the front lines forever.

About the Author

JEANETTE INGOLD is the author of several acclaimed novels, including Pictures, 1918 and Airfield. She lives and writes in Montana.

Praise For The Big Burn

"A must-read for adrenaline junkies."--VOYA

"Ingold captures the momentum of a wildfire."--Publishers Weekly