This book was written well before the days of political correctness and tells a true story based on the author's family history. I loved it. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Christina D Heimdal
This is an excellent book for 7-11 year olds, either as a read-aloud or read-alone. It is short enough for reluctant readers not to be overwhelmed. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Holly
I'm a homeschooling mom and bought this as I pieced together our literature based history course. In between living biography books, I like to throw in a story from the time period... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Jane
What wonderful insights were given to past generations of faithful people. It is an amazing true story of courage in a mom and son. Fiction could not have come up with it.Published 15 months ago by Mrs Smith
My 10 year old loves anything to do with the colonies, American history and any type of gun. This had it all and was a quick and interesting read.Published 16 months ago by M.L.
I am reading this book as part of my Newbery project, to read all the Newbery winners. I didn't remember reading this book from when I was young, but once I got into it, I... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Shirley S
I got the book, thinking of my grandson,having come into contact with Edmonds writings.
What I got was a piece of History. Read more