Surviving the Snow Winter
(nonfiction), Graphic Books.In the coldest of winters, Laura Ingalls and her family struggle to endure a series of blizzards in the small town of De Smet, South Dakota. Trains are snowed in and supplies are running dangerously low. The fate of the townspeople now depends on two young boys, who brave the harsh winter in search of food. Will they make it back and save the town from starvation? This book offers an opportunity for students to engage in discovering how mood is created in a story through words and illustrations. Use this Graphic Book with Laura Ingalls Wilder: A Pioneer's Life at level S, V, or Y.