I Survived the American Revolution, 1776

Book 15 of 18 in the I Survived Series
The battlefield was soaked in blood. Screams of injured soldiers rang through the air. Eleven-year-old Nathaniel Knox knelt behind a rock, his gun clutched in his shaking hands. Nate had been heading to New York City to find his father. But now he was trapped in a terrible gunfight between American and British troops.
This Revolutionary War had started as a thrilling fight for freedom. The 13 American colonies were breaking apart from England, away from King George III. The colonies would band together to become a brand-new country: The United States of America!
But King George was like a snake with America gripped in his fangs - and he didn't want to let go. So now it was war - brutal, bloody war. And America was being crushed by the mighty British army. Thousands of American troops were either dead or dying in filthy British prison ships. General George Washington's army was in tatters.
All Nate wanted was to find his father...and to get out of here alive.

Paperback, 144 pages
Published on August 29, 2017 by Scholastic Paperbacks
ISBN-10: 0545919738
ISBN-13: 9780545919739
40 Book Reviews
  • pastelea
    pastelea10 months55 stars
    If you want to learn more about the American Revolution then you have to read this book! This book is about.a.boy who has.to.go live with his Uncle since both of.his.parents.are dead. He ends up running away from his uncle and sneaks onto a ship to get away. He gets to his destination! But........he is now smack down in Tue middle of the war! He ends up diving trenches and.help put.up tents for the.American troops! Then he ends up actually fighting since alot of the military soldiers were.dead! Long story short they win Tue war is over and when he was in the war he got a letter that his Uncle had.died. So he in hertited his uncle's Mansion! (Sinnce he is Tue only person alive in his family) I think he made out pretty good! Read the book to get details!
    • pastelea
      pastelea10 months55 stars
      5 starts so far!!!!!
      • dog cool broover 1 year
        Great book! I love the I Survived books. They are my favorite books. I suggest these types of books. I rate it 5/5/5/5.
        • swirlycool
          swirlycoolabout 2 years55 stars
          Nathaniel had run away from his only relative left. He had taken the blame for something Theo, a little boy, had done. But Nathaniel couldn't let him get in trouble, or he would have gotten sold. He had no choice but to run away. He ended up finding his friend, and Nathaniel ended up joining the war that was taking place. In the end, he reunites with Theo's mom and Theo. I recommend this book to people interested in history, or people who want to learn more about the American Revolution. I rate this book 5/5.
          • maxverstappen33
            maxverstappen33over 2 years55 stars
            I think this book is also good if you are intererested in learning about history, and wars. I also love these series of books, because they are all about different natural disasters, and wars that happened. I would really recommend this book, and the series of book!
            • marjellyover 2 years
              really brave little boy i loved this book a lot of action
              • bjmo
                bjmoover 2 years44 stars
                I like this book because it talks about this boy named Nathan, who was in the revolutionary war with all these people and was a scared kid. So then later on the story, he eventually leaves and started doing other stuff to help this war. And I really do recommend this book if you're interested in war or action.
                • yeet09090
                  yeet09090almost 3 years55 stars
                  this book is great
                  • Freddy explodesabout 3 years
                    This book so heart shaking poor nathan only wants to find his dad and now he's got himself stuck in a American Revalotion
                    • kaiabout 3 years
                      it as good like always i prefer it its cool because its about history and its always diffent caraters that is cool