If You Were a Kid During the California Gold Rush

Series: If You Were a Kid

by Josh Gregory, Illustrated By Caroline Attia

Children's Press
February 2018

Ages 7 – 9 . Grades 2 – 4

In 1848, gold was discovered in a California river, kicking off a period of time when thousands of people traveled to the West Coast with dreams of getting rich. Readers (Ages 7-9) will get an up-close look at life during the California Gold Rush as they follow the adventures of Louise and Feng, two kids living in mining camp near San Francisco.



ISBN: 9780531232149

32pp. | 8-⅜ x 7-¼