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Adventure in the Wilderness (American Adventure #13)

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In the early nineteenth-century, thirteen-year-old Betsy Miller and her pesky eleven-year-old cousin, George Lankford, travel with their parents from Boston to their new home in Cincinnati and have many adventures on the way.

History comes alive for eight-to-twelve year olds in this close-up, fun-to-read, multi-generational story of a fictional family spanning three centuri
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Paperback, 144 pages
Published December 1st 1998 by Barbour Publishing
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Rebecca
Feb 28, 2010 rated it really liked it
This is the thirteenth book in The American Adventure series. This series tells about the lives of children from many generations of a fictional family throughout American history, from the settling of Plymouth by the Pilgrims through the end of World War II.

When her parents decide that the family will leave Boston to travel west to the growing city of Cincinnati, Ohio, in the spring of 1808, thirteen-year-old Betsy Miller is unhappy. She will miss her home and her best friend, and since her au
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Oct 26, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Gives an account of traveling from Boston to Cincinnati in the early 1800's. I've never been down the Ohio, but the locations are probably authentic.
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Veda Boyd Jones enjoys the challenge of writing for diverse readers. She is the author of forty-two books: five children's historical novels, twenty-one children's biographies, three children's nonfiction books, three picture books, nine romance novels, and a coloring book. Other published works include over 400 articles and stories in children's and adult magazines (Cricket, Highlights, Humpty Du ...more
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