Johnny Tremain

Johnny Tremain

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A story filled with danger and excitement, "Johnny Tremain" tells of the turbulent, passionate times in Boston just before the Revolutionary War. Johnny, a young apprentice silversmith, is caught up in a dramatic involvement with Otis, Hancock, and John and Samuel Adams in the exciting currents and undercurrents that were to lead to the Boston Tea Party and the Battle of Lexington--and finally, a touching resolution of Johnny's personal life. "Johnny Tremain" is historical fiction at its best, portraying Revolutionary Boston as a living drama, through the shrewd eyes of an observant boy.

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  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 99.06 x 175.26 x 22.86mm | 136.08g
  • Laurel Leaf Library
  • United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0440942500
  • 9780440942504
  • 92,091

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A story filled with danger and excitement, "Johnny Tremain tells of the turbulent, passionate times in Boston just before the Revolutionary War. Johnny, a young apprentice silversmith, is caught up in a dramatic involvement with Otis, Hancock, and John and Samuel Adams in the exciting currents and undercurrents that were to lead to the Boston Tea Party and the Battle of Lexington--and finally, a touching resolution of Johnny's personal life. "Johnny Tremain is historical fiction at its best, portraying Revolutionary Boston as a living drama, through the shrewd eyes of an observant boy.

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About Esther Forbes

Esther Forbes received the Pulitzer Prize for history for Paul Revere and the World He Lived In.

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