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A series of five novels about Sally, growing up in America around the time of the Revolution.
In this first book about Sally she journeys from Massachusetts to Maine over the snow in a house on runners.
Author: Elizabeth Coatsworth
Illustrator: Helen Sewell
Sally’s Aunt Deborah is now married to Andrew’s father Captain Patterson. They all go on a voyage on the Fair American. In France they take on a cabin boy, Pierre.
Andrew Patterson, a ship captain’s son from Boston comes to live with Sally and her aunt.
Voyaging on the Fair American to Genoa, Sally, Andrew and Captain Patterson are captured by Moroccan pirates.
Sally and Andrew must rally around to save Five Bushel Farm.