Reviews and Comments
"The results of meticulous research are
fully evident in this powerfully drawn biography ... Lawlor's
penetrating insight into Boone's character makes for a stirring read."
-- Starred review, Booklist
"...this is as solidly researched and dynamic as children's biography should be." -- Starred review, Bulletin for the Center of Children's Books
Selected for inclusion on Booklist's Children's Editors' Choice for 1989 (non-fiction).