The Light in the Forest Author:Conrad Richter "True Son," born John Butler in a little frontier town, was captured by the Lenni Lenape Indians when he was four years old, and adopted into the tribe by the great warrior Cuyloga who re-named him and reared him as his own. True Son grew up to think, feel and fight like an Indian, to reverence their God. — Then the Indians made a treaty and agr... more »eed to returne all white captives to their own people...but True Son had learned to hate all white men -
The Light in the Forest, with all its harshness and violence, is a moving and beautiful story, eloquently told by one of America's finest writers.
Conrad Richter, author of The Trees, The Fields and The Town.« less