New York : Delacorte Press, 2001.
167 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Young Americans ; 5
Nixon, Joan Lowery. Young Americans ; 5.
In Williamsburg, Virginia, two years before the start of the American Revolution, nine-year-old Maria worries that her mother will lose her contract to publish official reports and announcements of the British government because she prints anti-British articles in their family-run newspaper.