By Stephanie Grace Whitson
Laura Rose White's overdue father taught her every little thing he knew approximately piloting a Missouri River steamboat. He even named their boat after her. regardless of that, apparently Laura will ceaselessly be a "cub pilot" to her brother Joe, simply because in 1867, a feminine riverboat captain is extraordinary. that's, until eventually tragedy moves and Laura needs to make the 2 month trip from St. Louis to citadel Benton and again so one can keep her family's legacy, her domestic, and the one lifestyles she's ever identified.
the one approach for her to beat the approximately insurmountable odds is with the aid of her brother's disreputable buddy Finn MacKnight, a talented pilot with a poor acceptance. Laura loathes having to just accept MacKnight as her co-pilot, in particular while she learns she also needs to supply passage for his sisters. Straight-laced Fiona has a terror of water, and unpredictable Adele turns out a lot too ok with the assumption of lifestyles within the tough and tumble atmosphere of the untamed river and the lads who ply it. although they're thrown jointly by way of necessity, this ancient trip could lead on Laura and the MacKnights to excess of they ever anticipated.
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A Captain for Laura Rose by Stephanie Grace Whitson