The family had to rebuild their farm, which was falling apart, and Papa wants to remarry. For Sarah, Papa's new wife, there is a big deal of responsibly in this family. The charcter that are ib this book are Anna, Caleb, Papa, and Sarah. Sarah wants to learn how to do this, such as ride the wagin, and fix things. Anna and Caleb are the kids of Papa.I didn't really enjoy this bored, because it was very boring, it went on and on about what I didn't want to know about.