When fifteen-year-old Jack Taylor is offered a job with the newly formed Pony Express Company, it looks as though he will be able to rescue his family from the financial problems that are troubling them. However, he injures his ankle, and it is likely his job will fall through. His twin sister, Beth, decides to go in his place...and this is the story of the only girl to ever ride for the Pony Express.
About the Author
Harriet Cade is a pseudonym for the author Simon Webb and is the author of more than 30 westerns. In addition to westerns, he has written many nonfiction books, chiefly on the subjects of social history and education.