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Salt - A Story of Friendship in a Time of War

Helen Frost

Anikwa and James, twelve years old in 1812, spend their days fishing, trapping, and exploring together in the forests of the Indiana Territory. To Anikwa and his family, members of the Miami tribe, this land has been home for centuries. As traders, James's family has ties to the Miami community as well as to the American soldiers in the fort. Now tensions are rising--the British and American armies prepare to meet at Fort Wayne for a crucial battle, and Native Americans from surrounding tribes gather in Kekionga to protect their homeland. After trading stops and precious commodities, like salt, are withheld, the fort comes under siege, and war ravages the land. James and Anikwa, like everyone around them, must decide where their deepest loyalties lie. Can their families--and their friendship--survive? In ""Salt, ""Printz Honor author Helen Frost offers a compelling look at a difficult time in history.

Anikwa and James, twelve years old in 1812, spend their days fishing, trapping, and exploring together in the forests of the Indiana Territory. To Anikwa and his family, members of the Miami tribe, this land has been home for centuries. As traders, James's family has ties to the Miami community as well as to the American soldiers in the fort. Now tensions are rising--the British and American armies prepare to meet at Fort Wayne for a crucial battle, and Native Americans from surrounding tribes gather in Kekionga to protect their homeland. After trading stops and precious commodities, like salt, are withheld, the fort comes under siege, and war ravages the land. James and Anikwa, like everyone around them, must decide where their deepest loyalties lie. Can their families--and their friendship--survive? In ""Salt, ""Printz Honor author Helen Frost offers a compelling look at a difficult time in history.
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Anikwa and James, twelve years old in 1812, spend their days fishing, trapping, and exploring together in the forests of the Indiana Territory. To Anikwa and his family, members of the Miami tribe, this land has been home for centuries. As traders, James's family has ties to the Miami community as well as to the American soldiers in the fort. Now tensions are rising--the British and American armies prepare to meet at Fort Wayne for a crucial battle, and Native Americans from surrounding tribes gather in Kekionga to protect their homeland. After trading stops and precious commodities, like salt, are withheld, the fort comes under siege, and war ravages the land. James and Anikwa, like everyone around them, must decide where their deepest loyalties lie. Can their families--and their friendship--survive? In ""Salt, ""Printz Honor author Helen Frost offers a compelling look at a difficult time in history.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Tom Picasso, Michael Bakkensen, Tandy Cronyn

Length:

2h 31m


Chapters

Free Sample

04:00

Introduction
Introduction

06:01


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

04:02


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

05:39


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

04:59


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

03:22


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

04:48


Part 2, Chapter 6
Part 2, Chapter 6

05:16


Part 3, Chapter 7
Part 3, Chapter 7

05:18


Part 3, Chapter 8
Part 3, Chapter 8

05:30


Part 4, Chapter 9
Part 4, Chapter 9

04:30


Part 4, Chapter 10
Part 4, Chapter 10

04:03


Part 5, Chapter 11
Part 5, Chapter 11

05:40


Part 5, Chapter 12
Part 5, Chapter 12

04:00


Part 6, Chapter 13
Part 6, Chapter 13

05:01


Part 6, Chapter 14
Part 6, Chapter 14

05:46


Part 7, Chapter 15
Part 7, Chapter 15

01:24


Part 7, Chapter 16
Part 7, Chapter 16

04:33


Part 7, Chapter 17
Part 7, Chapter 17

05:19


Part 7, Chapter 18
Part 7, Chapter 18

04:09


Part 7, Chapter 19
Part 7, Chapter 19

04:13


Part 7, Chapter 20
Part 7, Chapter 20

05:47


Part 7, Chapter 21
Part 7, Chapter 21

05:36


Part 7, Chapter 22
Part 7, Chapter 22

04:01


Part 7, Chapter 23
Part 7, Chapter 23

04:58


Part 7, Chapter 24
Part 7, Chapter 24

04:20


Part 7, Chapter 25
Part 7, Chapter 25

04:36


Part 7, Chapter 26
Part 7, Chapter 26

04:11


Part 7, Chapter 27
Part 7, Chapter 27

04:41


Part 7, Chapter 28
Part 7, Chapter 28

04:27


Part 7, Chapter 29
Part 7, Chapter 29

04:10


Part 7, Chapter 30
Part 7, Chapter 30

05:07


Part 7, Chapter 31
Part 7, Chapter 31

04:18


Part 7, Chapter 32
Part 7, Chapter 32

00:39


Part 7, Chapter 33
Part 7, Chapter 33

01:26