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Anikwa and James, twelve years old in 1812, spend their days fishing, trapping, and exploring together in the forests of the Indiana Territory. To Anikwa and his family, members of the Miami tribe, this land has been home for centuries. As traders, James's family has ties to the Miami community as well as to the American soldiers in the fort. Now tensions are rising - the British and American armies prepare to meet at Fort Wayne for a crucial battle, and Native Americans from surrounding tribes gather in Kekionga to protect their homeland. After trading stops and precious commodities, like salt, are withheld, the fort comes under siege, and war ravages the land. James and Anikwa, like everyone around them, must decide where their deepest loyalties lie. Can their families - and their friendship - survive?
In Salt, Printz Honor author Helen Frost offers a compelling look at a difficult time in history.

A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2013

A Frances Foster Book

    

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Hardback Editions

July 2013 : USA Hardback
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Title: Salt: A Story of Friendship in a Time of War
Author(s): Helen Frost
ISBN: 0-374-36387-0 / 978-0-374-36387-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
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Paperback Editions

December 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Salt: A Story of Friendship in a Time of War
Author(s): Helen Frost
ISBN: 1-250-06289-6 / 978-1-250-06289-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Square Fish
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Audio Editions

May 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Salt: A Story of Friendship in a Time of War
Author(s): Helen Frost
Publisher: Recorded Books
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May 2014 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Salt: A Story of Friendship in a Time of War
Author(s): Helen Frost
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

June 2016 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Salt: A Story of Friendship in a Time of War
Author(s): Helen Frost
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA