“A stirring account of the American Revolution, sure to resonate with elementary students.”—School Library Journal

“A crisp historical vignette.”—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“Interspersed with Minor’s luxuriant gouache and watercolor illustrations, Philbrick skillfully summarizes…the Boston Tea Party and ensuing British occupation of Boston. Philbrick recreates the tension of the hard-fought Battle of Bunker Hill, as seen through Ben’s eyes…[in] this succinct, dramatic narrative.”Publishers Weekly