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Sarah journeys west : an Oregon Trail survival story —Smith, Nikki Shannon, 1971- author.
Book
2020
8 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...

Across the wide and lonesome prairie : the diary of Hattie Campbell —Gregory, Kristiana.
Book
2012
2 available of 3 items

In her diary, thirteen-year-old Hattie chronicles her family's arduous 1847 journey from Missouri to Oregon on the Oregon Trail. In a diary format, this novel chronicles the hardships that pioneers endured during a trip ...

Tucket's gold —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
2001
7 available of 8 items

Fifteen-year-old Francis and the two children he has adopted travel across the Old West, evade Comancheros, discover a treasure, and wind up rich beyond their wildest dreams.

The devil's paintbox —McKernan, Victoria.
Book
2009
2 available of 3 items

In 1865, fifteen-year-old Aiden and his thirteen-year-old sister Maddy, penniless orphans, leave drought-stricken Kansas on a wagon train hoping for a better life in Seattle, but find there are still many hardships to be...

Ghost town at sundown —Osborne, Mary Pope.
Book
1997
53 available of 63 items

Their magic tree house takes Jack and Annie back to the Wild West, where they experience excitement and danger and try to solve a riddle.

The Gentleman Outlaw and me —Hahn, Mary Downing.
Book
2007
2 available of 2 items

In 1887 twelve-year-old Eliza, disguised as a boy and traveling toward Colorado in search of her missing father, falls in with a Gentleman Outlaw and joins him in his illegal schemes.

Tales from Gizzard's Grill —Steig, Jeanne.
Book
2004
3 available of 3 items

Presents three tall tales from the Old West town of Fiasco, where the lady sheriff keeps the peace and friends, old and new, enjoy the treats at Gizzard's Grill.

Mr. Tucket —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1994
7 available of 10 items

In 1848, while on a wagon train headed for Oregon, fourteen-year-old Francis Tucket is kidnapped by Pawnee Indians and then falls in with a one-armed trapper who teaches him how to live in the wild.

The buffalo storm —Applegate, Katherine.
Book
2007
14 available of 15 items

When Hallie and her parents join a wagon train to Oregon and leave her grandmother behind, Hallie must learn to face the storms that frighten her so, as well as other, newer fears, with just her grandmother's quilt to co...

Papa and the pioneer quilt —Van Leeuwen, Jean.
Book
2007
5 available of 6 items

As her family travels by wagon train to Oregon, a young girl gathers scraps of cloth so that she can make a quilt. Includes historical note.

The journal of Jedediah Barstow, an emigrant on the Oregon Trail : Overland, 1845 —Levine, Ellen.
Book
2002
1 available of 1 items

In his 1845 diary, thirteen-year-old orphan Jedediah describes his wagon train journey to Oregon, in which he confronts rivers and sandy plains, bears and rattlesnakes, and the challenges of living with his fellow travel...

The great railroad race : the diary of Libby West —Gregory, Kristiana.
Book
1999
0 available of 1 items

As the daughter of a newspaper reporter, fourteen-year-old Libby keeps a diary account of the exciting events surrounding her during the building of the railroad in the West in 1868.

Jess and the stinky cowboys —Smith, Janice Lee, 1949-
Book
2004
2 available of 2 items

When a band of stinky cowboys comes to town while the sheriff is away and refuses to bathe, young Deputy Jess and and her aunt, Deputy Gussy, must find a way to enforce the No-Stink law.

Hoofbeats of danger —Hughes, Holly.
Book
1999
3 available of 3 items

In 1860, eleven-year-old Annie, who lives at the Red Buttes Pony Express station in the Nebraska Territory, asks Pony Express rider Billy Cody to help her find the person responsible for sabatoging her favorite pony Magp...

Ghost town at sundown —Osborne, Mary Pope.
Ebook
1997

Their magic tree house takes Jack and Annie back to the Wild West, where they experience excitement and danger and try to solve a riddle.

Tucket's home —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
2000
12 available of 13 items

Francis, Lottie, and Billy survive a series of hair-raising adventures while on their way West to the Oregon Trail where they hope to find the Tucket family.

Call me Francis Tucket —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1995
5 available of 7 items

Having separated from the one-armed trapper who taught him how to survive in the wilderness of the Old West, fifteen-year-old Francis gets lost and continues to have adventures involving dangerous men and a friendly mule...

Hoofbeats of Danger —Hughes, Holly.
EBook
2014

Set in 1860 as the first wagon trains rumble into the American West, this adventure-filled novel centers on a frontier girl and the beloved pony she tries to save Born in the back of a covered wagon traveling west from V...

The Gentleman Outlaw and me--Eli : a story of the Old West —Hahn, Mary Downing.
Book
1996
2 available of 2 items

In 1887 twelve-year-old Eliza, disguised as a boy and traveling towards Colorado in search of her missing father, falls in with a Gentleman Outlaw and joins him in his illegal schemes.

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