Gene Stratton-Porter was an American author, amateur naturalist, wildlife photographer. She was one of the earliest women to form a movie studio and production company. Some works of the author were translated into different languages, and they were estimated to have had 50 million readers around the world. She was the supporter of the conservation of wild nature. This look at the lives and personalities of an Indiana farm family provides a spark of a world no longer existing. The accentuation on God is a little heavy, but it was seen through the eyes of a enchanting child, and probably showed moral values and issues of the time and culture accurately. Read the story to know it!