Betsy's River Adventure: The Journey Westward [NOOK Book]

Overview


Time Period:  1808  Thirteen-year-old Betsy Miller is shocked when her parents decide to move from their home in Boston to the rugged frontier city of Cincinnati. They'll take a dangerous, weeks-long journey by boat down the Ohio River. If that's not bad enough, Betsy's annoying cousin George is also making the trip-with his equally annoying dog. Especially for girls ages eight to twelve, this exciting story shares the emotional turmoil of a young woman experiencing dramatic life changes-while at the ...
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Betsy's River Adventure: The Journey Westward

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Overview


Time Period:  1808  Thirteen-year-old Betsy Miller is shocked when her parents decide to move from their home in Boston to the rugged frontier city of Cincinnati. They'll take a dangerous, weeks-long journey by boat down the Ohio River. If that's not bad enough, Betsy's annoying cousin George is also making the trip-with his equally annoying dog. Especially for girls ages eight to twelve, this exciting story shares the emotional turmoil of a young woman experiencing dramatic life changes-while at the same time teaching important lessons of Christian faith and American history. It's an ideal book for personal reading or homeschooling.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781628361889
  • Publisher: Barbour Publishing, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/1/2013
  • Series: Sisters in Time , #7
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 1,135,146
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

1. The Plan 11
2. The Journey Begins 21
3. Betsy's First Chance 29
4. The Stinky Cheese 39
5. The Embarrassing Horse Ride 49
6. A Muddy Mess 57
7. Building the Flatboat 67
8. Danger on the River 75
9. The Graves 85
10. The Deserted House 95
11. Marley's Secret 105
12. The Holdup 115
13. Stuck! 125
14. Rising Waters 133
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