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The Lifesaving Adventure of Sam Deal, Shipwreck Rescuer

From the Series History's Kid Heroes

When a ship begins to sink . . . a boy and his pony rise to the occasion. Pea Island, North Carolina, 1896. Sam Deal loves horses, especially his little pony, Ginger. The men at the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 3.1
  • Dewey: 363.12'3810916348

The Midnight Adventure of Kate Shelley, Train Rescuer

From the Series History's Kid Heroes

With the bridge out and a train on the way . . . a girl must get a warning to the station in time. Moingona, Iowa, 1881. Kate Shelley lives on a farm near Honey Creek with her mother and… Read More →

  • Lexile: 490
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 363.12'2092

The Rough-Riding Adventure of Bronco Charlie, Pony Express Rider

From the Series History's Kid Heroes

On a ranch in California . . . a boy dreams of becoming a pony express rider. California, early 1860s. Julius loves horses so much that he leaves his job as a sailor to work on a ranch. He… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 2.7
  • Dewey: 383'.1430973

The Snowshoeing Adventure of Milton Daub, Blizzard Trekker

From the Series History's Kid Heroes

Amid a terrible blizzard . . . a young boy braves the cold alone. The Bronx, New York, 1888. The snowstorm of the century has buried Milton Daub’s town under ice and snow. His family needs… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • ATOS: 2.8
  • Dewey: 363.34'92509747275

The Stormy Adventure of Abbie Burgess, Lighthouse Keeper

From the Series History's Kid Heroes

Trapped by sea and storm . . . a girl must keep the lighthouse working. Matinicus Rock, Maine, 1856. Seventeen-year-old Abbie Burgess lives with her family on a tiny island off the coast of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: 387.1'55092

The Top-Secret Adventure of John Darragh, Revolutionary War Spy

From the Series History's Kid Heroes

Under the nose of the enemy army . . . a boy carries a dangerous secret. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1777. John Darragh’s family has sided with the rebel colonists during the Revolutionary… Read More →

  • Lexile: 500
  • ATOS: 3.0
  • Dewey: [Fic]