Should Annie Schmidt leave Windy Creek, Colorado?. Windy Creek is a small town of 620 residents. Windy Creek is a beautiful river. Its water in summer comes from melting snow in the mountains. The scenery is great. The winters are cold with plenty of snow.
Windy Creek is a beautiful river. Its water in summer comes from melting snow in the mountains. The scenery is great.
Windy Creek only has an elementary (junior) school. There is 4 stores – foodstore, hardware, clothes and hairdresser. There is a petrol station and a bar.
Annie has 3 uncles, 4 aunts, 3 grandparents and 7 cousins in Windy Creek. Annie loves family get togethers.
Annie has been to College and is a qualified business manager. Her boyfriend who she met at college lives in Arizona.
Annie’s best friend – Beth – has got married and lives on a ranch about 15 miles away.
Annie works part time as a waitress in a diner. She cannot afford a car on her wages.
Annie is ambitious and does not want to waste her education. She has been offered a job as a trainee manager for a car leasing firm in Tucson, Arizona.
Annie does love Windy Creek.