Joe Meek has always enjoyed living in the Oregon Territory, despite political contentions, illnesses, and wild animal attacks that come as the territory expands. However, his life is complicated in ways he never would have imagined when he comes across a young Indian girl named Keetow, a runaway from the mission. Packed with adventure and educational value, this historical fiction book gives an insightful window into the challenges and triumphs of a growing nation.
(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)
|Oregon, United States
|The Good and the Beautiful Library