Two In The Wilderness by Barbara Wolf Thompson, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, TX1497, 1969, 96 pages. Illustrated by William Plummer‘.
DESCRIPTION: “You’re not afraid, are you?’ Pa asks before he leaves. But Tabby is afraid! She and her brother will be all alone in the wilderness for weeks- What if a panther comes prowling, or a bear? Or if lightning sets a fire? And if Pa can’t get back, what will they do? “(from the back cover)