Johnny Tremain

By Esther Forbes

This Newbery Medal-winning novel about the Revolutionary War is a classic of children’s historical fiction.


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Johnny Tremain is one of the finest historical novels ever written for children. To read this riveting novel is to live through the defining events leading up to the American Revolutionary War. Fourteen-year-old Johnny Tremain, an apprentice silversmith with a bright future, injures his hand in an accident, forcing him to look for other work. In his new job as a horse boy, he encounters John Hancock, Samuel Adams, and Dr. Joseph Warren. Soon Johnny is involved in pivotal events from the Boston Tea Party to the shots fired at Lexington.

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Weight 13.3 oz
Dimensions 8.25 × 5.5 × 1.06 in