With the United States on the verge of civil war, Elijah Tully and his father ride out of Kansas as Jayhawkers, guerilla fighters against slavery. After his father is killed, Lije goes undercover among the proslavery bushwhackers. Swept into a grisly raid, Lije unexpectedly stand face-to-face with his father's killer - but is vengeance as simple as he once thought?
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JAYHAWKERUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
From the late author of many fine historicals, an authentic picture of a boy caught in the turmoil of the Civil War— abolitionist Lije Tulley, 13, already experienced in the bitter strife between ... Read full review