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The Mountain States (CO, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)

Colorado
Centennial by James A. Michener. 
Frontier and pioneer life. (Adult Fiction)

Nevada
Dragon's Gate by Laurence Yep. 
A sequel to Mountain Light, this story is about a Chinese immigrant who works on the transcontinental railroad in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Utah
The Great Brain series by John Dennis Fitzgerald.

Wyoming

The Absolutely True Story...How I Visited Yellowstone Park with the Terrible Rupes 

by Willo Davis Roberts. 

Twelve-year-old Lewis and his twin sister Alison accompany their irresponsible new neighbors on a trip to Yellowstone Park and are chased by two mysterious men.

Dangerous Ground by Gloria Skurzynski. 

Twelve-year-old Angela accompanies her beloved 78-year-old great aunt Hilda to Yellowstone National Park, where Hilda begins to exhibit some strange behavior.

Green Grass of Wyoming and My Friend Flicka by Mary O'Hara.

Jenny of the Tetons by Kristiana Gregory. 

Orphaned by an Indian raid while traveling West in a wagon train, 15-year-old Carrie Hill is befriended by English trapper Beaver Dick, who takes her to live with his Indian wife and their six children.

Little Big Man by Thomas Berger. 

A 111-year-old man reflects on his adventurous life among the pioneers and the Cheyenne Indians of the Old West. (Adult Fiction)

The Virginian by Owen Wister. (Adult Fiction)

The Mountain States (CO, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)