Author: Esther Wood Brady
This is a easy reading chapter book about a young girl who has to get a loaf of bread to George Washington. Ellen Tolivers grandfather is a patriot spy. He becomes injured on the day of an important mission. Ellen has to dress as a boy and boat across the New York Harbour to deliver the message hidden in her bread. She finds herself in a boat full of British solders and the boat takes her to the wrong town. The message must get through the country depends on her!
This book is recommended for ages 9-12
It was available from: Book depository, Fishpond, amazon and Whitcoulls