Facing West: A Story of the Oregon Trail, Kudlinski, Kathleen V.

Facing West: A Story of the Oregon Trail

Authors: Kudlinski, Kathleen V.
Series: Once Upon America
Lexile: 500
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
BISAC/Subject: JUV016000, JUV015020, JUV016110
ISBN: 9781101174302, Related ISBNs: 0140369147, 0670854514, 1101174307, 9780140369144, 9780670854516
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 64
Audience: Children/juvenile
Synopsis: When his family travels west via wagon train in 1845, Ben faces many adventures and hardships. Along with the dangers of rough weather and wild animals, Ben also fears the possibility that he might have a devastating asthma attack. As his family sets out from Missouri to Oregon, young Ben wonders whether he will have more trouble with the dangers of the journey or his debilitating asthma.

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