We left when the grass was green and tall. When we got to the top of the hill I could see the river that we would follow out West. Nobody spoke much, but I guessed that we were all thinking the same thing... That we had a long journey ahead of us. This epic story documents one little girl' s adventure as she discovers the challenges, excitement, and danger of America' s frontier. Filled with drama, this tale is a testament to the determination, solidarity, and courage of the early pioneers, each chasing their own American Dream.