The First Conspiracy : The Secret Plot To Kill George Washington

Author(s): Brad Meltzer, Josh Mensch, adapted by Catherine (Catherine S.) Frank
In 1776, an elite group of soldiers was handpicked to serve as George Washington's bodyguards. Washington trusted them; relied on them. But unbeknownst to Washington, some of them were part of a treasonous plan. In the months leading up to the Revolutionary War, these traitorous soldiers, along with the Governor of New York William Tryon and Mayor David Mathews, launched a deadly plot against the most important member of the military: George Washington himself. This is the story of the secret plot and how it was revealed. Adapted for young readers.
Format: Book
Call Number: YA 973.41 Mel
See Also: Teen Reads