Little House Series: Book One: Little House in the Big Woods. "Laura Ingalls's story begins in 1871 in a little log cabin on the edge of the Big Woods of Wisconsin. Four-year-old Laura lives in the little house with her Pa, her Ma, her sisters Mary and Carrie, and their trusty dog, Jack. Pioneer life is sometimes hard, since the family must grow or catch all their own food as they get ready for the cold winter. But it is also exciting as Laura and her folks celebrate Christmas with . . ."
"The Eyes of the Dragon" by Stephen King My dad this book when I was a kid and started a love affair with Stephen King. I have read almost all of his books, but The Eyes of the Dragon will always be special