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, it appears Laura will perpetually be a "cub pilot" to her brother Joe, simply because in 1867, a feminine riverboat captain is unprecedented. that's, until eventually tragedy moves and Laura needs to make the 2 month trip from St. Louis to castle Benton and again for you to retailer her family's legacy, her domestic, and the one existence she's ever recognized.
the single means for her to beat the approximately insurmountable odds is with the aid of her brother's disreputable pal Finn MacKnight, a talented pilot with a poor attractiveness. Laura loathes having to simply accept MacKnight as her co-pilot, in particular while she learns she also needs to offer passage for his sisters. Straight-laced Fiona has an apprehension of water, and unpredictable Adele turns out a lot too pleased with the belief of lifestyles within the tough and tumble setting of the untamed river and the boys who ply it. even though they're thrown jointly through necessity, this old trip could lead Laura and the MacKnights to way over they ever anticipated.
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A Captain for Laura Rose by Stephanie Grace Whitson