(Barely nineteen and newly married to Josh, Carrie leaves ...)
Barely nineteen and newly married to Josh, Carrie leaves her safe city home to follow her husband's dream: to own land and create a farm in the untamed west. Join Carrie and Josh as they discover a harsh and beautiful land as they cope with endless chores and day-to-day survival, as they create a new, courageous way of life, as they befriend a young Abe Lincoln who would follow a great dream of his own...
Bachelor of Science, Bradley University, 1975.
Teacher, Pekin, Illinois, 1975-1980; writer, since 1980.
Member American Association of University Women (secretary, vice president), Philanthropic and Educational Organization, Society Midland Authors, Mensa (local membership chair).
Married Arthur D. McCoy. Children: Michael, Rebecca, Anne, Thomas.