The town of De Smet is hit with terrible, howling blizzards. Snow has reached the rooftops, and no trains can get through with food or coal. The people of De Smet, including Laura’s family, are starving. It is young Almanzo Wilder who finally understands what needs to be done. He must save the town, even if it means risking his own life.
The Long Winter is the sixth book in the Laura Years series.
Cherry Jones won the Tony® Award for best actress in The Heiress, and received two Tony® nominations for her work in A Moon for the Misbegotten and Our Country’s Good; she can be seen in the films The Perfect Storm, Erin Brockovich, The Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, and Cold Mountain.
Paul Woodiel is a versatile purveyor of many styles of violin and fiddle music. A New York-based theatre and studio musician, he is a three-time winner of the New England Fiddle Contest.
(7 1/2 hours – 7 compact discs)