Fire on the Wind

Fire on the Wind Ebook Fire On The Wind Author Linda Crew Varunahuja.live Grades 7 UpEstora, Known As Storie, Is 13 And Living In A Logging Camp In The Oregon Forest With Her Family When The Great Fire Of 1933 Breaks Out Crew Creates A Sweeping Panoramic View Of The Fire S Terrifying Impact On The Northwest While Telling A Suspenseful And Satisfying Tale Of Young Love And Family Survival.

  • 4.5
  • 829
  • English
  • 07 August 2018
  • Paperback
  • 208 pages
  • 0440219612
  • Fire on the Wind
  • Linda Crew

10 thoughts on “Fire on the Wind

  1. QNPoohBear says:

    Thirteen year old Estora Storie is proud to be a logger s daughter in 1933, during the difficult times of the Great Depression She loves everything about the woods that are her Oregon home, especially the animals and the peaceful vales Her biggest problem is that her father doesn t seem to understand that she s growing up or he understands something she doesn t about growing up, Storie isn t sure which, but she knows she wants to go to High School to study literature and she likes sharing po Thirteen year old Estora Storie is proud to be a logger s daughter in 1933, during the difficult times of the Great Depression She loves everything about the woods that are her Oregon home, especially the animals and the peaceful vales Her biggest problem is that her father doesn t seem to understand that she s growing up or he understands something she doesn t about growing up, Storie isn t sure which, but she knows she wants to go to High School to study literature and she likes sharing poetry with the handsome Irishman Flynn Casey, both things her father doesn t approve of Storie also worries about her little brother, who dreams of being a logger and keeping him from getting into man sized trouble When a forest fire breaks out miles away from ...

  2. Erin says:

    Another placeholder book I read a book in the early 90s about a young teen who lived in a trailer or camper with her dad and younger sibling Her dad was a forest ranger or logger or park counsellor or And there was a boy named Aaron Jesse I m convinced the boy in every book from the early 90s was named Jesse who saw the main character in her bra Or maybe a bikini And I think there was a forest fire And this is the closest book I can find, but I m not convinced it s actually th Another placeholder book I read a book in the early 90s about a young teen who lived in a trailer or camper with her dad and younger sibling Her dad was a forest ranger or logger or park counsellor or And there was a boy named Aaron Jesse I m convinced the boy in every book from the early 90s was named Jesse who s...

  3. Caitlin says:

    Fire on the Wind is a love song to the woods of Oregon and a tribute to the Great Tillamook Burn Every child in Oregon grew up hearing about the burn and seeing remnants of it as they drove to the beach on a weekend holiday This book tells the story of the burn through the eyes of a thirteen year old girl who lives at a logger camp Estora is sweet and oh so confused as she s trying to navigate her way into the world of grownups The only role model she had at the logger s camp has run away wi Fire on the Wind is a love song to the woods of Oregon and a tribute to the Great Tillamook Burn Every child in Oregon grew up hearing about the burn and seeing remnants of it as they drove to the beach on a weekend holiday This book tells the story of the burn through the eyes of a thirteen year old girl who lives at a logger camp Estora is sweet and oh so confused as she s trying to navigate her way into the world of grownups The only role model she...

  4. Jen says:

    I enjoyed this young adult historical fiction It is set in 1933, and I learned a little about family life in a logging community The main character, 13 year old Estoria Storie , is transitioning out of the childhood stage of life, and questions the padded answers she has always been given She also is givenresponsibilities, and it is fun to read about how she accomplishes tasks and jobs she has never had to do before even when situations are hard or dangerous It is through her eyes I enjoyed this young adult historical fiction It is set in 1933, and I learned a little about family life in a logging community The main character, 13 year old E...

  5. Brook Keller says:

    The book is really interesting in many ways The date is set in 1933 in Oregon, it is about a thirteen year old girl named Estora, or Storie, who lives in a camp filled with loggers You get to read about what happens when you live in a logging camp The way t...

  6. Christy says:

    Estora, known as Storie, is 13 and living in a logging camp in the Oregon forest with her family when the great fire of 1933 breaks out Crew creates a sweeping panoramic view of the fire s terrifying impact on the Northwest while telling a suspens...

  7. Ariel says:

    The protagonist of this book was two years older than my great grandmother, growing up in the same area involved in the same logging industry, so I was delighted to have this peak into the Oregon of her childhood now that she is gone and can t tell me her own stories.

  8. Becky says:

    A sweet story about a young girl in an Oregon logging camp the summer of 1953 A fire breaks out and threatens ttheir home and their livelihood.

  9. Leslie Conner says:

    A terrifically gripping story about the Tillamook burn Great characters, interesting details and historical references Great read for intermediate students

  10. G R says:

    A very good book

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