Nine year old Maddy's world is turned upside down when Ma gets the crazy idea to race in The Land Run of 1889. Maddy, Ma, and her brother Nick set out for the start of the race seeking a fresh start. Heading west they soon discover that traveling west can be dangerous.
"What could be more exciting than three kids on a treasure hunt filled with cryptic clues, mysterious strangers and danger lurking behind every corner? Every child dreams of an adventure like this one."
-William Bernhardt, national best-selling author
The road to greatness must have appeared long and uncertain to young Sam Walton born in rural Oklahoma. In fact no one likely imagined that Sam would build the largest revenue company in the world, Walmart, with over 2 million employees. Read about Sam's childhood to understand the secret of his success.
Brenda Turner is an author and National Board Certified Teacher with a Master's degree in Gifted and Talented Education. Brenda enjoys researching to weave historically accurate and creative stories for her readers. She travels extensively, finding inspiration for her writing around the next corner.