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Betsy's River Adventure

Thirteen-year-old Betsy Miller is shocked when her parents decide to move from their home in Boston to the rugged frontier city of Cincinnati. They'll take a dangerous, weeks-long journey by boat down the Ohio River. If that's not bad enough, Betsy's annoying cousin George is also making the trip-with his equally annoying dog. Especially for girls ages eight to twelve, this exciting story shares the emotional turmoil of a young woman experiencing dramatic life changes-while at the same time teaching important lessons, of Christian faith and American history. It's an ideal book for personal reading or homeschooling. Leaving the only home and the friends she's known, thirteen-year-old Betsy Miller embarks on a new life on the early nineteenth-century frontier

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