This historical fiction reader will give middle and high-school students a detailed look at early colonial life. In 1781, at Yorktown, cousins Guy Peyton and Louis Poindexter are eager to join their fathers in service to their country, but can't due to their young age. Then a chance meeting with a patriot spy named Morgan opens the door to a daring adventure that will lead the young Americans right into the British camp. 172 pages. Grades 5-12. Part of the 'Adventures in History' series.