Thirteen-year-old Ransom (later dubbed "Red Cap") thought fighting in the Civil War would be an adventure--until the day of his first battle. "A sober but important contribution to the growing number of Civil War novels".--Booklist. An ALA Best Book for Young Adults.
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I would give it a three star rating ... The plot was all over the place. But the over all story was nice.
Review: Red CapUser Review - Sara - Goodreads
This book was not my favorite. I found myself dousing off at parts and having to go back and reread it! Red Cape was suggested to me by my history teacher and I disliked it. The whole plot confused me ... Read full review