Sixteen-year-old Noah Daniels wants nothing more than to fight in George Washington’s Continental Army, but an accident as a child left him maimed and unable to enlist.
He is forced to watch the Revolution from his family’s hard scrabble farm in Upstate New York—until a violent raid on his settlement thrusts him into one of the bloodiest battles of the American Revolution, and ultimately, face to face with the enemy.
A riveting coming of age story that includes an author’s note and bibliography.
About the author
J. Albert Mann (Jennifer Mann) is the author of “Sunny Sweet Is So Not Sorry,” and its sequels.
Her short stories have been published in “Highlights for Children” magazine.
She lives with her family in Boston, Massachusetts. Visit jalbertmann.com.