That's what Jack and Annie get when the Magic Tree House whisks them back to the 1870s. They land on the prairie near a one-room schoolhouse, where they meet a teenaged schoolteacher, some cool kids, and one big, scary bully. But the biggest and scariest thing is yet to come.
"These stories enable children to travel around the world and through time with literature....great for the history buff." (Diane M. Huot, Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute)