The True Account: A Novel of the Lewis & Clark & Kinneson Expeditions

The True Account: A Novel of the Lewis & Clark & Kinneson Expeditions

by Howard Frank Mosher
     
 


Howard Frank Mosher introduces Private True Teague Kinneson, who sets out with his nephew, Ticonderoga, on an epic race to reach the Pacific before Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. Along the way True and Ti encounter Daniel Boone and his six-foot-two spinster daughter, Flame Danielle; fight and trick a renegade army out to stop Lewis’s expedition; invent…  See more details below

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Howard Frank Mosher introduces Private True Teague Kinneson, who sets out with his nephew, Ticonderoga, on an epic race to reach the Pacific before Meriwether Lewis and William Clark. Along the way True and Ti encounter Daniel Boone and his six-foot-two spinster daughter, Flame Danielle; fight and trick a renegade army out to stop Lewis’s expedition; invent baseball with the Nez Perce; hold a high-stakes rodeo with Sacagawea’s Shoshone relatives; and outwit True’s lifelong adversary, the Gentleman from Vermont, a.k.a. the devil himself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618431236
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
05/19/2004
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
354
Sales rank:
961,580
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.79(d)
Age Range:
14 - 18 Years

Meet the Author


HOWARD FRANK MOSHER is the author of ten books, including Waiting for Teddy Williams, The True Account, and A Stranger in the Kingdom, which, along with Disappearances, was corecipient of the New England Book Award for fiction. He lives in Vermont.

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