Remember Me

The Trailblazing Life of Daniel Boone and How Early Americans Took to the Road: The French & Indian War; Trails, Turnpikes, & the Great Wilderness Roa
Teen - 5th-9th Grade, Age 10-14 
144 p. ; 
Retail $16.95

In Cart: 0
Available: 0
ISBN 9781426301452
Make Way For Books
Another remarkable addition to this series, complete with trademark Harness illustrations, diagrams, and running timeline. Perfect addition to classroom or school libraries.
Publisher Summary
Daniel Boone's story is every young adventurer's fantasy: A childhood in Pennsylvania spent hunting on lands shared with Native Americans; a coming-of-age fighting in the French and Indian War; and the fulfillment of a life's dream with the blazing of the Wilderness Road across the Appalachian Mountains and the settling of Boonesborough in Kentucky. Add to this the rescue of his daughter from Shawnee warriors, and readers are quickly in the thick of another irresistible Cheryl Harness History. Once again, Cheryl Harness combines lively storytelling with vividly detailed illustrations to transport readers back to an exciting era in American history. During Daniel Boone's 86-year life, Colonial America is transformed into a revolutionary republic, trails morph into roads and highways, and Americans discover new ways to travel--by canal, and by steam-powered boats and trains. Readers journey through these formative milestones in America's great westward expansion with the aid of a time line running along each page, 200-plus illustrations, maps, sidebars, primary-source quotations, and resource lists. The amazing, true story of Daniel Boone will give readers insight into an era of explosive change and unforgettable adventure.National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.Visit for more information.
If you like this book, here are a few more suggestions
Bearstone Science on the Mayflower Storyteller Orphan Train Rider: One Boy's True Story Dolphins! Airborne: A Photobiography of Wilbur and Orville Wright Floating in Space Give Me Liberty!: The Story of the Declaration of Independence When Washington Crossed the Delaware: A Wintertime Story for Young Patriots Animals in Winter Knights in Shining Armor The Statue of Liberty Traitor: The Case of Benedict Arnold Explorers Who Got Lost The American Revolutionaries: A History in Their Own Words 1750-1800 Lightning The Story of Jackie Robinson: Bravest Man in Baseball Lives: Poems about Famous Americans Blizzard of Glass: The Halifax Explosion of 1917 Helen's Eyes: A Photobiography of Annie Sullivan, Helen Keller's Teacher