Tales, Trails and Tommyknockers

Stories from Colorado's Past

by Myriam Ackley

$12.00

SKU: 9781555664695

illustrated by Gene Coulter

Tales, Trails, and Tommyknockers is a collection of exciting stories from Colorado’s past for young people. Along with well-known people like Kit Carson, Chief Ouray, and Molly Brown, Father Dyer (Colorado’s most daring skier), Silver Heels (the angel of Fairplay) and many more unforgettable characters are brought to life in this book. The lost gold mine of the Sangre de Cristos and Tommyknockers, the friendly ghosts who appeared to miners in danger, add a touch of the legendary. Whether you’re from Colorado or a newcomer, these historic tales will deepen your appreciation for the mountains and love for the Centennial State. Intermediate level.

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Additional information

Imprint

Johnson Books

ISBN

9781555664695

Author

Format

Paperback

Pages

144

Size

6 x 9

Publication Date

March 2018

The Author

Myriam Ackley

Myriam Ackley was an elementary teacher for sixteen years. An active mountaineer, she visited all the places she writes about.

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