He froze to death on the plains of North Dakota Territory, leaving his wife and four babies to die alone in a homestead cabin on the prairie. Sophie is an account of survival, overcoming hardships, and losing love. Based on the history of her grandmorether, author Mary Sunderlage recounts the trials faced by early pioneers who mustered great courage to cross the vast expanse of a country to the unknown. Covered wagons, steamboats, stagecoaches, and ultimately railroads, pioneers of old sacrificed and suffered while searching for the American Dream. With the intention of creating a better life for thier family, join Sophie as she takes a great step out west and learns to love in the most difficult of times.
Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at promiseangels.com!
Author Mary Fulkerton Sunderlage is a semi-retired Real Estate Broker. She lives on the California Mojave Desert in a little town called Joshua Tree. She has three grown children and six grown grandchildren. She is the last of her generation in the family. She never lived in North Dakota, but did grow up in neighboring Minnesota, where she attended schools through high school. She left Minneapolis when she was eighteen and raised her family and added to her education in California.