Kentucky’s Boone: the Pioneer Spirit by K. Melissa Burton
Perfect Paperback: 32 pages
Publisher: McClanahan Publishing House, Inc.
This children’s book describes Kentucky's frontier people and the daily hardships they faced when they arrived in Kentucky. You will learn how the pioneers survived attacks by the Shawnee Indians and learned to live in the savage land of “Kain-tuck-ee”. You will also learn what the pioneers and ancient mummies of Egypt have in common and why Kentucky was called the Dark and Bloody Ground.