Lawrence, Caroline The Case Of The Deadly Desperados, 279 pgs. G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2011. $16.00. Language-PG(5swears), Sexual ContentG, Violence-PG.
In 1862 Nevada Territory, after finding his foster parents scalped and murdered, twelve-year-old P.K. Pinkerton also know as Pinky Pinkerton, son of a railroad detective and Sioux Indian mother, inherits a valuable deed and must hide from dangerous Whittlin Walt and his gang of desperados. This is an action packed adventure into the gold and silver mining towns of Nevada. Boys will really enjoy the adventures of Pinky. This would be a good read-aloud; you want to listen to the next chapter.
EL, MS-ADVISABLE. Reviewer: SFC Librarian.