What is this book called?
there is a book i read a few years ago, and i don't remember what the title is... it is about a boy and his father in the 1700s who leave their family to build a house in a settlement. the father then leaves the boy to fetch the mother and baby from home, only to find the mother sick and the baby dead. the father has to stay for the winter,and leaves the boy to live on his own. the boy then befriends a native american boy and cheif. the boy teaches the native american to read, and the native american teaches the boy to hunt.
please answer soon!!!