Blue Creek Farm (A Matty Trescott Novel)
Meet 13-year-old Matty Trescott, who lives on a Kansas farm in the 1860s. Matty's mother has died, and her brother Henry has left home in search of adventure, leaving Matty and her father to manage the farm. In addition to the ravages of drought, the Trescotts and their neighbors must contend with the threat of nightriders. The outbreak of war forces Matty to make some life–changing choices.