The Big Burn (Paperback)

By Jeanette Ingold

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152049249, 320pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2003

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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, the author of six young adult novels, has been writing since she worked as a reporter on a daily newspaper many years ago. Her novel Hitch was a Christopher Award winner. She lives in Missoula, Montana.

Praise For The Big Burn

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

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