Two brothers are torn apart and a bitter family battle ensues, caused by differing loyalties during the Revolutionary War. "Earns a place beside our best historical fiction."Horn Book Mature content
Common Core Alignment:
RL.8.1. Cite the textual evidence that most strongly supports an analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Newbery Honor Book
ALA Notable Book
Jane Addams Honor Book
NY Public Library Best Books for the Teen Age
National Book Award finalist