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Historical Novel and Family Board Game
The girl next door overcomes nearly
odds to save her country.
Exciting and gripping with its message of
patriotism, youthful responsibility, and
Ride is based on a true story.
About the Novel
Ludington is the spirited 16-year-old
daughter of Lt. Colonel Henry Ludington, a former aide-de-camp to
General Washington and
now commander of the Seventh Regiment of Militia for Dutchess County,
New York. The British, under the command of General William
Danbury and there is no one to muster the over 400 troops under Col.
riding on her trusty steed Star,
Sybil braves 40 miles of
treacherous lonely backwoods roads on a dark rainy night to muster
the troops so they can meet at her father's home by dawn. Along the
way, although Sybil is helped by
her friend David Nimham,
a Nochpeem Indian warrior, she is hindered in her ride by Ichabod
Prosser, a rogue outlaw who intends to seek revenge against her father
by stopping her from finishing her legendary ride.
Ludington's Ride is being
released to the young readers historical fiction market in hardcover (128 pages) for an introductory pre-publication
price of only US$16.00 And as a pre-publication bonus, state and local
sales taxes (where applicable) are
About the Board Game
Board Game is based on the events depicted in the novel. The
game includes a full-color playing board, eight playing pawns,
instructions, a history booklet, and Dispatch Cards configured as
messages from Col. Ludington to each of the Riders. Also included are
History Cards which, when answered correctly, earn extra points.
Players, called "Riders" in our game, move around Sybil's route,
calling out troops and learning valuable lessons in American history,
integrity, and faithfulness along the way.
Board Game is
being released for an introductory
pre-publication price of only $25.00. And as a pre-publication bonus,
state and local sales taxes (where applicable) are included! And soon (Fall, 2007) you will be able to
Ride on line
against Riders (i.e., players) from all across the country. Cool!
Free Home Schooling
Attention teachers and home schooling parents: When you
Ride as an instructional module, you can download free test questions with a separate answer sheet, both in Microsoft Word format and
ready for printing! To download the exams and
answers, use the links at the right. Note that a password may
be required to open the
to receive the password, send an email from your school's network (so we know you really
are a teacher) to receive the password to open the file). Why not download them now and see what you're missing?
Both the exams and the answers were created by screenwriter,
author, home schooler and former second grade teacher
the novel is shipping now. The board game will not ship until after production
of the motion picture has begun, perhaps as early as Fall of 2007.
Purchase Both Online
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