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Gold rush girl —Avi, 1937- author.
Book
2020
3 available of 4 items

Victoria (Tory) Blaisdell longs to live a life as adventurous and independent as that of her heroine, Jane Eyre. When Tory's father loses his job and decides to seek a share of the newly discovered gold in California, To...

The ballad of Lucy Whipple —Cushman, Karen.
Book
1996
2 available of 2 items

In 1849, twelve-year-old California Morning Whipple, who renames herself Lucy, is distraught when her mother moves the family from Massachusetts to a rough California mining town.

The journal of Wong Ming-Chung : a Chinese miner —Yep, Laurence, 1948-
Book
2000
3 available of 3 items

A young Chinese boy nicknamed Runt records his experiences in a journal as he travels from southern China to California in 1852 to join his uncle during the Gold Rush.

Sarah journeys west : an Oregon Trail survival story —Smith, Nikki Shannon, 1971- author.
Book
2020
7 available of 9 items

In 1851 twelve-year-old Sarah is a free Black, happy living with her parents, grandparents, and brother on their own farm in Iowa; but her father has been bitten by the gold bug and wants to take the trail west to Califo...

The ballad of Lucy Whipple —Cushman, Karen.
EBook
1996

In 1849, twelve-year-old California Morning Whipple, who renames herself Lucy, is distraught when her mother moves the family from Massachusetts to a rough California mining town.

The ballad of Lucy Whipple —Cushman, Karen.
Ebook
1996

In 1849, twelve-year-old California Morning Whipple, who renames herself Lucy, is distraught when her mother moves the family from Massachusetts to a rough California mining town.

Seeds of hope : the gold rush diary of Susanna Fairchild —Gregory, Kristiana.
Book
2001
1 available of 1 items

A diary account of fourteen-year-old Susanna Fairchild's life in 1849, when her father succumbs to gold fever on the way to establish his medical practice in Oregon after losing his wife and money on their steamship jour...

Into the bright unknown —Carson, Rae, author.
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

Leah Westfall has traveled thousands of miles, from Georgia to the gold fields of California. It has been a journey of ever-present danger, hidden magic, harsh realities, loss, life, determination, and love. Yet through ...

Gold rush girl —Avi, 1937- author.
Large Print
2020
0 available of 1 items

Victoria Blaisdell longs for independence and adventure, and she yearns to accompany her father as he sails west in search of real gold! But it is 1848, and Tory isn't even allowed to go to school, much less travel all t...

Treasure in the stream : the story of a gold rush girl —Hoobler, Dorothy.
Book
1991
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The lives of ten-year-old Amy and the members of her farming family are changed forever when gold is discovered on Mr. Sutter's land.

By the great horn spoon! —Fleischman, Sid, 1920-2010.
Book
1963
1 available of 1 items

Aunt Arabella's brother, Praiseworthy, and her nephew stowaway on a ship to win a fortune for her in California during the Gold Rush of 1849.

Bandit's moon —Fleischman, Sid, 1920-2010.
Book
1998
2 available of 2 items

Twelve-year-old Annyrose relates her adventures with Joaquín Murieta and his band of outlaws in the California gold-mining region during the mid-1800s.

The ballad of Lucy Whipple —Cushman, Karen.
Book
1998
3 available of 3 items

In 1849, twelve-year-old California Morning Whipple, who renames herself Lucy, is distraught when her mother moves the family from Massachusetts to a rough California mining town.

Newsgirl —Ketchum, Liza, 1946-
Book
2009
2 available of 2 items

In the spring of 1851 San Francisco is booming. 12-year-old Amelia Forrester has just arrived with her family in Phoenix City. But the mostly male town is not that hospitable to females. Cutting her hair and donning a ca...

The ballad of Lucy Whipple —Cushman, Karen.
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2011

In 1849, twelve-year-old California Morning Whipple, who names herself Lucy, is distraught when her mother moves the family from Massachusetts to a rough California mining town.

By the great horn spoon! —Fleischman, Sid, 1920-2010.
Eaudiobook
2004

One of Newbery Medalist Sid Fleischman's most beloved books, this rip-snortin' saga of a young man and his butler bound for California during the great Gold Rush was just made to be read by a full cast. Our collection of...

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