I Walked to Zion True Stories of Young Pioneers on the

What did pioneer children do for fun? What did they fear as they crossed the plains? Susan Arrington Madsen author of The Lord Needed a Prophet has collected actual accounts of thirty young people under the age of twenty who were members of Mormon wagon trains and handcart companies BH Roberts describes how he and his sister traveled from England as virtual orphans until they joined their mother in Utah Fanny Fry tells of her fear when she was nearly crushed to death by a heavily loaded handcart


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