Race for the Prairie

By Aileen Fisher
Level 6

Becky and her family leave their farmland in the Ozarks in hopes to get a homestead during the Cherokee Strip Land Run of 1893. With a fast horse named Sprinter, they plan on claiming some of the best land, but unexpected events threaten their dreams. Interesting characters, an exciting plot, and feel-good messages all come together in this wonderful historical fiction book.

This book is a suggested read-aloud for The Good and the Beautiful History Year 3 Course.

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Region North America, United States, The Ozarks
Period 19th Century, 1800s, Late 1800s, 1893
Genre Historical Fiction
Digital Format Audiobook
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • Hard to Find
  • Top Picks
  • 5 Entertainment Value
  • 5 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 5 Literary Value
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