Walking thunder: The coming-of-age story of young Jacob McKay, who becomes stranded with his family in the Rocky Mountains, where they are befriended by human and animal helpers, including the grizzly known as Walking Thunder. Kansas: When her father has a heart attack, Virginia Farley returns home to Kansas to see the family farm. Legend of the Ruby Silver: A mother and son are hired to lend a hand at a mining site. When the mine doesn't produce as expected, dangers become more and more real. Long road home: Being left with nowhere else to go Seth moves to his grandparents farm in Utah. Seth grows up fast when his grandfather is attacked by a marauding bear.