Lorenzo's Secret Mission
Finalist, ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year Young Adult category Armed with a long knife, flint-lock musket, and his father's medical bag, fifteen-year-old Lorenzo Bannister sets off to fulfill his father's deathbed with. Lorenzo joins a secret flatboat operation delivering much-needed medicine and gunpowder to George Washington's army, leading the reader on a romping ride from the docks of New Orleans to the battlefields of the American Revolution. This action-packed historical novel for young people tells the story of Gibson's Lambs and the Spaniards, forgotten heroes of the struggle for independence."
- Paperback | 153 pages
- 128.5 x 284.5 x 11.9mm | 222.26g
- 01 Nov 2001
- Arte Publico Press
"This is a story that delicately and intricately weaves fictional characters with lengendary heroes, such as George Washington, to make history come alive."