This is a very nicely written little book. It is easy to read or listen to, yet is full of real-sounding dangerous situations from which the young heroes escape with difficulty.
The hero and his sister, Ralph and Clarice, are from a farming family in the middle states of America. [mehr][weniger]
Isabella Lucy Bird married name Bishop (1831 – 1904) was a nineteenth-century English explorer, writer, photographer  and naturalist. She was the first woman to be elected Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. [mehr][weniger]