Johnny Tremain Author:Esther Forbes A story filled with danger and excitemnet, Johnny Tremain tells of the turbulent, passionate times in Boston just before the Revolutionary War. Johnny, a young apprentice silversmith, is caught up in a dramatic involvement with James Otis, John Hancock, and John and Samuel Adams. Johnny is swpt along by the powerful currents tha will lead to th... more »e Boston Tea Party and the Battle of Lexington--and finally to an important discovery in Johnny's own life.
Johnny Tremain is a historical fictionat its most gripping, portraying Revolutionary Boston as a living drama through the shrewd eyes of an observant boy.« less
This is a great book! I really came to find a new understanding of this time period through the book. It is like a history book in the guise of a novel. A wonderful book for anyone who loves history. You won't be disappointed.