We Took to the Woods
In her early thirties, Louise Dickinson Rich took to the woods of Maine with her husband. They found their livelihood and raised a family in the remote backcountry settlement of Middle Dam, in the Rangeley area. Rich made time after morning chores to write about their lives. We Took to the Woods is an adventure story, written with humor, but it also portrays a cherished dream awakened into full life. First published 1942.
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Review: We Took to the WoodsUser Review - Sydney - Goodreads
This memoir proves that really good writing is what makes a book sell decades after publication. Sure, it's interesting to see a different way of life in the rustic Maine woods, but it's the way Rich ... Read full review
Review: We Took to the WoodsUser Review - Barb - Goodreads
Interesting to read about life in the 30's in the woods of Maine near Rangely Lakes. Not only a different lifestyle but a different age from what we live in now. Wonder, however, if it is in fact so ... Read full review