A lion to guard us
Left on their own in seventeenth-century London, three impoverished children draw upon all their resources to stay together and make their way to the Virginia colony in search of their father. The children find passage on the Sea Adventure, endure storms and a shipwreck.
Journey to nowhere
In 1815, while traveling by covered wagon to settle in the wilderness of western New York, eleven-year-old Mem experiences a flood and separation from her family.
Auch, Mary Jane.
Meet Kirsten, an American girl
Nine-year-old Kirsten and her family experience many hardships as they travel from Sweden to the Minnesota frontier in 1854.
Shaw, Janet Beeler, 1937-
J SERIES AMERICA
On to Oregon!
Traveling by covered wagon from Missouri to Oregon in 1844, thirteen-year-old John Sager rallies his younger siblings after the death of their parents to complete their journey.
Morrow, Honore, 1880-1940.
Our only May Amelia
As the only girl in a Finnish American family of seven brothers, May Amelia Jackson resents being expected to act like a lady while growing up in Washington state in 1899. Inspired by the diaries of her great-aunt, the real May Amelia, Jennifer Holm has given us a historical fiction heroine with the adventurous spirit of Tom Sawyer & the spunkiness of Lucy Whipple.