Mass Market Paperbound
October 15, 1998
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0380792222
ISBN - 13: 9780380792221
From the Publisher
Fifteen-year-old Jessica finds a young stranger hiding in the barn on Christmas Eve. Though he is completely silent, Jessica brings him to the house, where her family agrees to let him stay. With the War of 1812 being fought nearby, they suspect the mysterious stranger could be a soldier, but he hardly looks old enough. Jessica finds herself drawn to the silent stranger they've nicknamed "Daniel",. But the neighbors are suspicious, and serious accusations are made against him.. Now Jessica knows that she must uncover the mystery of Daniel, before he disappears from her life forever...without a word.
From Our Editors
At first, Jessica is frightened when she finds the young stranger hiding in their barn. But the weak, cold and injured man remains silent and doesn't seem to pose any threat when Jessica brings him into the house to heal. The War of 1812 is being waged on nearby farms, but Jessica thinks that the man is too young to be a soldier, and his silence is not helping matters. Circumstances make her realize that she must find out who he is in Silent Stranger by Amanda Benton.