Adventures in Colonial America

The Adventures in Colonial America series uses dramatic storytelling and pen-and-ink illustrations to bring to life pivotal moments and daily struggles from America's colonial past. 

It includes the following books: Jamestown: New World Adventure and Winter at Valley Forge.

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Paperback – Picture Book

Jamestown, New World Adventure

By author James E. Knight
Illustrated by David Wenzel
A clever tale of two English children who are told the story of their grandfather's experiences as one of the original Jamestown colonists.
Reading age 8 - 10 years
Paperback – Picture Book

The Winter at Valley Forge

By author James E. Knight
Illustrated by George Guzzi
A brief yet penetrating look at the price that was paid during the terrible winter of 1778.
Reading age 7 -12 years

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