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Young readers witness the ravage of war at home in a story set in England during the late 18th century. Sally M. Walker tells Letty Wright’s story and the young girl’s love for her pet goose, Solomon. The 18 Penny Goose is a sentimental and harrowing tale that involves young minds.
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The British are coming! The American Revolution is being fought in the hills around Letty Wright’s family’s farm, and the Wrights must flee to safety. There is no time for Letty to bring Solomon the gander. Letty hopes the British don’t hurt Solomon, but hungry soldiers aren’t known for their kindness. Eight-year-old Letty tries the only thing she can think of to save him—and is as surprised as th...