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George Washington's Socks: A Time Travel Adventure

Written & illustrated by Elvira Woodruff
Published by Scholastic
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Elvira Woodruff’s million-copy seller, GEORGE WASHINGTON’S SOCKS, returns in time for the book’s anticipated HC sequel – Ben Franklin’s Boots!

A mysterious rowboat transports five adventurous kids back in time to the eve of the Battle at Trenton where they experience the American Revolution. Through encounters with Hessian soldiers, revolutionaries, and even George Washington himself, Matthew, Quentin, Hooter, Tony, and Katie watch history unfold before their eyes as they see first-hand, the grim realities of war and the cost of freedom.

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Elvira Woodruff

The bestselling author of GEORGE WASHINGTON’S SOCKS and THE RAVENMASTER’S SECRET, Woodruff has written more than twenty books for children, including picture books, historical fiction, and lighthearted fantasy. Her numerous school visits each year are popular with kids and teachers. The sequel to GEORGE WASHINGTON’S SOCKS, GEORGE WASHINGTON’S SPY, will be published in November 2010. She lives with her family in Martin’s Creek, Pennsylvania.

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Publication Date:
February 1, 1993

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