Item description for Franky Franklyn's Fantastic Adventure by Philip Brown...
What would happen if a boy living in the 21st Century found himself suddenly thrust into the Civil War? What would happen if a boy living in the 21st Century found himself suddenly thrust into the Civil War? That is what happens to Franky Franklyn as he wakes up to find himself a drummer boy in a union unit at the battle of Gettysburg. During the course of the story, Franky meets some interesting people each with a lesson about the war and life to teach him. He is taken prisoner by a couple of mean confederate boys. Franky meets Danny Devine, a runaway slave, who shares a unique relationship with Jesus that is new to Franky. Franky even meets the great General Robert E. Lee who shows compassion to Franky and Danny. Join Franky in his fantastic adventure.
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Studio: Tate Publishing & Enterprises
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.06" Width: 7.11" Height: 0.28" Weight: 0.24 lbs.
Release Date Jul 1, 2007
Publisher Tate Publishing & Enterprises
ISBN 1602473226 ISBN13 9781602473225
Availability 0 units.
More About Philip Brown
Brown is an editor for the Times Union newspaper in Schenectady, NY, and has won several headline awards in Hearst Newspaper competitions.
Philip Brown currently resides in Schenectady Fargo, in the state of New York. Philip Brown was born in 1948.
Reviews - What do customers think about Franky Franklyn's Fantastic Adventure?
Wonderful book! Jun 9, 2009
This is a wonderful book of historical fiction that both children and adults will enjoy. The author's style draws the reader into the story of action and adventure told from a boy's perspective. Our son thought it was one of the best books he has ever read!