Becky andHer Brave Cat Bluegrass Author:Miriam E Mason Becky was Daniel Boone's youngest daughter. With her brave cat, Bluegrass, and the rest of the Boone family, she travled in the small group of pioneers who, led by her famous father, were among the first white people ever to gaze on the beautiful land, Caintuck. — "An earthy Paradise," said Daniel Boone proudly, "You can look in all directions an... more »d not see a neighbor's house." But the appeal of the new and undiscovered was not always as great for Daniel Boone's family as it was for him. They followed him cheerfully but yearned for the pleasures of a "settled-down" house, and this light-hearted yet realistic pioneer story relates the entertaining and sometimes sobering events created by this difference of outlook.
Miriam E Mason has told many delightful stories for easy reading, and this is one of her best.« less