The Hungry YearBook - 2001
It is 1787. After poor crops, with little food to spare, the winter is terribly harsh. Kate's father is forced farther and farther from their makeshift cabin to hunt for food. Then one day, he simply doesn't return. Can Kate fend off danger and protect her brothers? Can these three children survive the Hungry Year when thousands of others will die?
Desperate, Kate prays for help. It finally comes from a most unlikely source - but is it in time?