George Washington's Spy: A Time Travel Adventure by Elvira WoodruffGeorge Washington's Spy: A Time Travel Adventure by Elvira Woodruff

George Washington's Spy: A Time Travel Adventure

byElvira Woodruff

Paperback | May 1, 2012

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This historic time-travel fantasy is a riveting sequel to a bestselling classic.

Ten-year-old Matt Carlton and six friends are accidentally swept back in time-to Boston in 1776! The British now occupy the city, and redcoat guards are everywhere! While the boys are being held captive by a den of Patriot spies, the girls have been taken in by a wealthy Tory family.

The pox is rampant, danger lies around every corner, and there's no hope for returning home to their own time. How will these seven children survive?

Readers will relish the nonstop action and humorous dialogue in this riveting sequel to Woodruff's bestselling novel, George Washington's Socks.

The bestselling author of George Washington's Socks and The Ravenmaster's Secret, Elvira Woodruff has written more than twenty books for children, including picture books, historical fiction, and lighthearted fantasy. Her numerous school visits each year are popular with kids and teachers. She lives with her family in Martin's Creek, P...
Title:George Washington's Spy: A Time Travel AdventureFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 7.59 × 5.27 × 0.57 inPublished:May 1, 2012Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545104882

ISBN - 13:9780545104883


Editorial Reviews

Praise for George Washington's Spy"Woodruff does an excellent job of conveying the complexities of war... This is a great introduction to the Revolutionary period, brought to life with historical figures and conflicts through the eyes of today's kids...[F]ast paced, exciting, and informative." - School Library Journal"Woodruff effectively approaches the human tragedy of war without losing her story's light touch." - The Horn Book GuidePraise for George Washington's Socks"An overnight camp-out turns into a harrowing trip to colonial America in this action-packed novel... Young history buffs and adventure seekers alike will enjoy this journey to the past." - Publishers Weekly"Time travel and historical fiction combine in this novel of the American Revolution." - School Library Journal