Sherry Alexander: Writing About Kids and For Kids by Sherry Alexander
To know is to learn--to learn is to understand--to understand is to grasp the true meaning--to grasp the true meaning is to write what you know. This is a blog dedicated to kids of all ages. It discusses issues facing kids and books that may be of interest.0 0 Follow hungerdragon Tweet
Thirteenyearold Jake Thrasher’s mother is dead, and the only clues left by the beast that killed her are a few strands of red hair and a set of platesized tracks.
When his Army Scout father refuses to hunt it down, Jake takes matters into his own hands. Leaving the safety of his small ranch, Jake follows a sparse trail through an inhospitable desert filled with snakes, wolves, grizzlies, renegade Apache, and the everpresent threat of death. Will he find his Red Ghost? Or, will he...