Forever Wild directors will assign additional readings by authors Kristin Hoganson, William Cronon, Gail Bederman, and Louis S. Warren.

"Reading The Northern Light was a great start to my introduction to the Adirondacks in the Progressive Era. I not only loved the book, but loved that we were able to sit around the campfire at night analyzing the characters as we were led by our master teacher Randi." --2015 Summer Scholar

Forever Wild NEH Summer Scholars should purchase the following two books:

Northern Light

Jennifer Donnelly, A Northern Light

Contested Terrain

Philip Terie, Contested Terrain, A New History of Nature and People in the Adirondacks