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. It's a wonderful book for children to read. This book is about a ten years old boy who used to make it on his own by following closely by his mother's instructions: stay away from booze, no stealing, giving an honest day's work for pay, keeping clean and saying his prayers. What adventures did he face? Read the story to know!