My Brother Sam Is Dead

My Brother Sam Is Dead

by James Lincoln Collier, Christopher Collier
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Mass market paperback, 216 pages
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All his life, Tim Meeker has looked up to his brother, Sam. Sam is smart and brave and always knows the right thing to do. Everyone in town admires him. Until now.

Sam has enlisted in the new American Revolutionary Army. He talks about defeating the British and becoming independent and free. But not everyone in town wants to be a part of this new America. Most people are loyal supporters of the English king—including Tim and Sam's father.

War is raging and Tim knows he'll have to make a choice. But how can he choose when it means fighting his father on one side and fighting his brother on the other?

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Summary: Will Tim Meeker fight for the Crown with his father, or turn his back on his roots and fight for American independence by the side of his brother Sam?

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