Written by Newbery award-winning author Sid Fleischman, By the Great Horn Spoon! is a riveting story set during the California Gold Rush. Twelve-year-old Jack is used to a lavish lifestyle, including a mansion and his butler named Praiseworthy. But all that goes away when his aunts debts finally catch up with her. She has to sell the mansion, yet even that doesn’t cover all of her debts. So how do they get more money? The answer lies in the plethora of hidden gold out in San Francisco, California. Now Jack and his butler Praiseworthy experience adventure like never before. But does all that adventure lead to lots of gold or just lots of trouble?
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Author: Sid Fleischman
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