Road to Revolution! (Paperback)
Bloomsbury USA Childrens, 9781599903712, 128pp.
Publication Date: July 21, 2009
You can't make history without making a little trouble
Nick is an orphan who gets by on his wits and whatever he can steal. Penny is the daughter of a tavern owner and knows the meaning of honest work. Though from completely different backgrounds and despite their instant dislike for each other they do have one thing in common: They both want the British out of Boston When a chance encounter brings them together, Nick and Penny see a way to help the patriots. But first they'll have to earn the trust of some of America's great revolutionaries including Paul Revere and Dr. Joseph Warren and muster the courage to confront innumerable dangers.
Action packed, laced with humor, and visually dynamic for today's readers, "Road to Revolution "cleverly intertwines fact and fiction for an unprecedented view of American history.