Boys of Wartime: Daniel at the Siege of Boston, 1776

Boys of Wartime: Daniel at the Siege of Boston, 1776

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by Laurie Calkhoven
     
 

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Twelve-year-old Daniel cheered when American colonists dumped English tea into Boston Harbor to protest taxes. But King George sends soldiers to punish the rebellious colonists, and friends turn on one another to protect themselves. Daniel works in the family tavern and spies on Redcoat officers after his father leaves to fight with the Patriots. He soon learns how to

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Twelve-year-old Daniel cheered when American colonists dumped English tea into Boston Harbor to protest taxes. But King George sends soldiers to punish the rebellious colonists, and friends turn on one another to protect themselves. Daniel works in the family tavern and spies on Redcoat officers after his father leaves to fight with the Patriots. He soon learns how to slip vital information across British lines to his father and General Washington. He must face his fear and put his life in danger. But, to a Patriot, liberty is well worth any risk.

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-A good beginning for the Boys of Wartime series.+ -Booklist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781101197646
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date:
03/04/2010
Series:
Boys of Wartime , #1
Sold by:
Penguin Group
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
987,814
Lexile:
710L (what's this?)
File size:
776 KB
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

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-A good beginning for the Boys of Wartime series.+ -Booklist

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Laurie Calkhoven lives in New York City.

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Boys of Wartime: Daniel at the Siege of Boston 1776 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I read this book im class in groups we have, well so I read it and loved it. I really love the colonel times stuff. This book had a lot of supprises that would amaze you and will want you to just keep reading. This was an amazing read and I would recommened this to anyone who loves the colonel times! :D
Anonymous More than 1 year ago