She can't read well enough to read this alone so we read this one together. She's not into history or geography enough to really enjoy this yet. She liked the prairie dog angle but that was about it.
The author includes a short note at the end of the story that lets the children know a few things like the fact that Lewis and Clark were real people, Peale was a real artist, and that the pictures Peale painted of Lewis & Clark are in Independence Hall.
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