Johnny Tremain

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Random House Children's Books, May 2, 1996 - United States - 288 pages
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A story filled with danger and excitement, Johnny Tremain tells of the turbulent passionate times in Boston just after the Revolutionary War. Johnny, a young apprentice silversmith, is caught up in a dramatic involvement with James Otis, John Hancock, and John and Samuel Adams in the Boston Tea Party and the Battle of Lexington.

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User Review  - Darlene - Goodreads

I read this book aloud to my children. It won the 1944 Newbery Medal. This is an historical fiction novel that takes place in Massachusetts in late 1700s before the American Revolution. Although the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rachel M. - Goodreads

This is my second time reading this novel. I had a totally different perspective when I read it the 2nd time because I anaylzed the book through its relation to the time period in which it was ... Read full review

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Forbes is a historian and novelist. She received the Pulitzer prize for history.

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