Eleanor Deckert Book Signing
Eleanor had a dream. For Ten Days in December she would test that dream in a wilderness cabin with her new husband, facing the demands of winter, where harsh reality and self-denial test their love and commitment.
In 1978 newlyweds Kevin and Eleanor felt the irresistible pull of the Back-to-the-Land movement. They left behind everything they knew and loved to live far from the city and off the grid. As they searched western Canada for a place to settle, abandoned homesteads warned that their dream would be hard won.
Ten Days in December journals their adventures in a wilderness cabin in winter.Along the way practical Kevin and idealistic Eleanor will learn if they have what it takes to live in the mountains and with each other.
In Ten Days in December Eleanor Deckert shares her true 'coming-of-age' story. Can her sheltered childhood prepare her to endure the isolation, cold and darkness of this northern river valley?
Eleanor Deckert writes for the Clearwater Times and the Valemount Sentinel. She is the author of Ten Days in January and Ten Days in April.