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Carson, Rae.
WALK ON EARTH A STRANGER
New York: Greenwillow Books, 2015
IL YA
ISBN 0 062242911

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Itís Gold Rush-era America, and Lee Westfall has a valuable secret.  She can sense gold deep in the earth.  The buzzing in her veins whenever itís near is a valuable skill for gold-hungry pioneers.  When her gift costs her everything she knows and loves, she disguises herself as a boy and heads west in search of gold, safety, and love.  Walk on Earth a Stranger is the first book in the Gold Seer Trilogy.  (Oklahoma Sequoyah Award, 2017)

 

SUBJECTS:     Action and adventure fiction. 

Disguise -- Fiction. 

Gold -- Fiction. 

Gold mines and mining -- Fiction.

 Historical fiction. 

Magic -- Fiction. 

Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Fiction.


 
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