Trouble River, Betsy Byars
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Trouble River

Author: Betsy Byars

Narrator: Hal Hollings

Unabridged: 2 hr 11 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 04/03/2018

Genre: Children & Young Adults Fiction - Historical - United States - 19th Century

Synopsis

Safety is downriver—but first there’s trouble ahead.

As soon as Dewey Martin sees the Indian creeping toward the cabin—and toward his unsuspecting grandmother—he knows what to do: knock him down and take off before the rest of the raiding party arrives. The only means of escape is Dewey’s homemade raft, and lying in its path are rapids, wolves, Indians, and forty miles of uncharted river. Can a boy who’s never manned an oar and an old frontierswoman be the first to make it down Trouble River?

“[An] original, suspenseful story of pioneer life, enlivened by touches of humor and vivid characterizations.”—Booklist 

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