The second book in the California Argonauts series, due to be released August 23, 2014, is available for preorder now. Gold Rush Deluge tells the ongoing story of Lucinda Martin York and George Arnold as they travel to Sacramento, California in January 1850. The two suffer the misfortune of arriving at the same time as a great flood that inundated the city.
Based on historical fact, this fiction novel is aimed at readers aged 12 and up. It gives an encouraging message about the perseverance of the pioneers and miners in the Golden State. It chronicles the story of a young woman determined to become a doctor at a time in history when the medical profession was entirely male dominated.
Both books in the California Argonauts series, Gold Rush Girl and Gold Rush Deluge will be available in print or ebook at these etailers online:
Advance reviewer copies can be obtained by contacting the author prior to August 23, 2014.
Preorder Gold Rush Deluge to receive a 25% discount on the cover price. The price goes up on August 23. Send confirmation of your purchase to the author and receive a coupon to get a free copy Gold Rush Girl.
Update: You may now borrow books through the Overdrive library app available through your local library.