Deep Grass Roots
The Adventure and Challenges of Two Women Homesteaders, by Marci Neely.
In 1900, two women travel 500 miles to homestead in western North Dakota, where the land seems desolate, but develops beauty and character as they settle in. Living a harsh life strains their stamina, yet they find their strength in shared joys and griefs.
A well-researched true-to-life tale.
Paperback, 307pp. 2018