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Rush Revere and the American Revolution

(Adventures of Rush Revere #3)

4.34  ·  Rating details ·  1,199 ratings  ·  110 reviews

Join us on this incredible time-travel adventure!

Liberty, my wisecracking horse, our old friends Cam, Tommy, Freedom, and I are off to meet some super-brave soldiers in the year 1775. Yep, that’s right. We’ll be visiting with the underdog hero
Hardcover, 244 pages
Published October 28th 2014 by Threshold Editions
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Jan 20, 2017 rated it really liked it
My kids seem to really like these Rush Revere books. I think they must be tailored specifically to the 9-13 year old crowd. They don't really cross over into the grown-ups-enjoy-them-just-as-much area. I keep finding myself reading out-loud to them and zoning out. But they really like them and they never lose interest. They're not bad books and they do teach American history in a way that seems to interest this age group, so I do appreciate that. I'd just never pick them for myself. When we read ...more
Dennis Chesser
Jan 25, 2015 rated it it was amazing
awesome history lesson taught without bias
Amy Rae
Aug 11, 2015 rated it did not like it
It's hard to know how to start this review (aside from a note that I'm writing this after digging my housekeys out of a dumpster and am in exactly as good a mood as you'd expect based on that fact). The Rush Revere series is the sort that, even if you have never heard of them before, you have an opinion on before you even get to the end of the summary: Written by a well-known right-wing radio host and his wife, Rush Revere is the story of a history teacher who travels through time to facilitate ...more
Sarah Anne Carter
Dec 19, 2014 rated it really liked it
Rush Revere and the American Revolution continues the youth series about American history written by Rush Limbaugh. This is the third book in the series and it focuses on pivotal events that took place during the American Revolution.
We got this book for our oldest daughter for Christmas and I have been waiting to read it – I had to wait until she read it first. I have read the first two books in the series and actually really enjoyed them. I usually read youth books so I know what my children ar
Aug 09, 2017 rated it really liked it
The author has a really cool way of telling the stories of American history. Not only that, but gives them a personality in the books that make you love your ancestors and founders even more than you did before. This series also teaches how to solve different problems in the character's lives, and teaches the readers good morals.
Feb 13, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: ellie, jacob, mom
The kids really enjoyed listening to this audio. I enjoyed all the history and patriotism. They both said they would like to listen to his other stories as well...krb 2/13/18
Wayne Walker
Jan 28, 2015 rated it it was amazing
In book #3 of the series, teacher extraordinaire Rush Revere, his wisecracking horse Liberty, and their friends Cameron (Cam), Tommy, and Freedom are off on another time-traveling adventure off to meet some brave soldiers in the year 1775. They get to visit with such heroes as Dr. Joseph Warren, Paul Revere, John Hancock, Sam Adams, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and, of course, George Washington. With them, the reader will get to see the two lanterns hung in the Old North Church, ride with Paul ...more
Stephanie (Bookish Plans)
Feb 06, 2019 rated it it was amazing
{Rated G} Rush has done it again! How cool are these books that they allow our young one’s to really dive into our American history and be immersed in the reality of how our Nation was truly founded. I read this with my 10 year old and we loved it. To learn about how our freedom was won over the British soldiers and King George III is fascinating. As well as learning that America at the time was the true underdog, but with patience, a lot of strategy and smarts, and down right determination, Geo ...more
Amanda Geaney (Christian Shelf-Esteem)
Rush Limbaugh has written a children’s literature trifecta: espousing a love of God, country, and service to others. In Rush Revere and the American Revolution readers accompany a middle school teacher and a hand full of students as they leap between modern day and the mid-1770’s. These historical journeys beginning with the placement of signal lights in the Old North Church for Paul Revere’s famous ride and draw to a close with the signing of the Declaration of Independence. During each visit i ...more
Nov 15, 2014 rated it it was amazing
We have two copies of the book (one to read and one to loan) and children love reading the series. (Much like the Harry Potter series, there are young people in the books that relate to youthful readers.) As grandparents, we are fans of the Rush Revere series, and you will not be disappointed. Of course, my wife and I know a lot about American history, having gone through public school when they used to teach the amazing stories. Even so, we learn insights that are new to us. God Save America. R ...more
Jan 09, 2016 rated it liked it
My grandson and I are enjoying reading about Liberty, the time traveling horse. This is the third book in the series we've read this month. He can't get enough. While having laughs over Liberty's antics, we are learning about American history and our Founding Fathers. We got snapshots of Lexington, Concord, Bunker and Breeds Hill, Henry Knox and Fort Ticonderoga, George Washington, Thomas Paine, and the signing of The Declaration of Independence. We are having fun and he is learning.
carter Edwards
Jan 07, 2015 rated it it was amazing
I really liked this book because I liked learning about the history and all of the historic events that happened. Also I like how there was some fantasy when they time travelled.
Brenden Callahan
this book is awesome
Dec 17, 2017 rated it it was ok
DNF because this book was downright boring. I thought, "OK, a book about American History written by a conservative radio guy. Let's see if he puts an incorrect slant on history." So I read and waited for the history and action to start. And waited. And finally 20% of the book had passed and still barely anything had happened except insults and corny jokes. The characters weren't very well developed, the talking horse wasn't very funny, the plot was continued from the earlier books without much ...more
Oct 02, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Rush Revere and the American Revolution by Rush Limbaugh and his wife, Kathryn Adams Limbaugh. This is the third book in the series. The book opens in the 18th Century with the main characters, teacher Rush Revere and his horse Liberty, both who can time jump to and from the present day after getting struck by lightning. They met in secret with the patriot John Adams at the North Church in Boston and came up with a plan to disarm the British by sneaking aboard their ship to steal their weapons. ...more
Mrs. Inglis 5th Grade
Book review

A five star book
Rush Revere
And the American Revolution
Summary - Rush Revere is teaching a history class while the teacher is away. Rush Revere has a horse Liberty (that can time travel), but only back into American history. Rush Revere and a few of his students who time travel back to the 16th century, and about their adventures and what they learn. Rush Revere and the American Revolution tells you about some of the people who are a big part of our American history, such as Geo
After I moved past associating Rush Limbaugh's voice with "talk radio" I actually enjoyed his narration of the story. Rush Revere and his dependable time-traveling, wise-cracking horse, Liberty, bring history to life for students Cameron, Tommy, and Freedom, as well as, teach them to apply what they have learned to the challenges they face today. The story has serious and humorous moments and the pace is quick and does not bog down. The story is written in such a way to engage parents and their ...more
Kiernan Kovac
Jun 14, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed Rush Limbaugh's American Revolution. He accurately tells the history of the American Revolution and how it happened but in a fun and creative way. He goes by the name Rush Revere and his horse Liberty, and his students, Cam, Tommy, and Freedom time travel back to witness what happened during the American Revolution. What I really liked about this book was the fact that Rush Limbaugh took the reader back to all of the important events that occurred such as the battles of Lexingto ...more
Feb 05, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This is the third in the Rush Revere series that I highly recommend for middle school readers. It's a great, easily read story of the American Revolution that keeps young people involved. Most of the historical main characters are known to us, but Mr. Limbaugh introduces lesser known participants as well. I got this for my grandchildren to encourage them to learn more about the struggles are country endured to become the great nation it is. However, I am enjoying reading the series as well.
Dec 07, 2016 rated it really liked it
The book Rush Revere and the American Revolution by Rush Limbaugh tells the story of Paul Revere and the Declaration of Independence. In the book Rush Revere meets Paul Revere and helps him with the message:("The British are coming, the British are coming."). Overall, I thought that the book was awesome and interesting. The best part of the book was imagining Thomas Jefferson and all the others, sign the Declaration of Independence. The book talked about a couple other things about history. I wo ...more
Oct 17, 2017 rated it liked it
I believe that the book was fairly good. It was a good story, but it didn’t really grab my attention. This book is about how Rush Revere and his crew travel back in time to the American Revolution. They wanted to see how it happened and help Cam beat his enemy, Billy. They were also trying to understand why Cam’s father had to go fight overseas. There is nothing inappropriate in this book for younger children, so I think it is good for ages nine and up.
Nov 27, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Professor P
Feb 13, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Long but not boring
Pastor Acosta
Sep 12, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Again, another great history book for kids. Very accurate in its historical research. My girls loved it and so did I!
Apr 04, 2018 rated it really liked it
Allison loved this book! I am excited she is getting excited about American history. The history is great in these books....I recommend them!
Judy Sporny
Sep 25, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition

Wonderful way to learn about American history & patriotism A must read for all. Helps you understand why America is so special.
Dec 21, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This series is so much fun to read. It is filled with history, adventure, and fun. We love these books and can't wait to read the next one.
Apr 02, 2018 rated it it was ok
Shelves: slmta
My first read in the series, and my last.
It was difficult for me to follow the History with all the distractions the author added.
The writing style is not one I like to read.
Ruger B.
Feb 01, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This makes American history fun!
Jul 10, 2017 rated it liked it
Shelves: 2017, historical, middle, a3, a5, a6, 1700s
The kids love Liberty's jokes and keep begging for more. Hence, I ordered book four.
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American radio host and conservative political commentator.

His nationally-syndicated talk show, The Rush Limbaugh Show, airs throughout the world on Premiere Radio Networks. He has been credited with reviving AM radio in the United States, and is considered to have been a "kind of national precinct captain" for the Republican Party's Congressional victories in 1994.

National Review magazine, in a

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