THE TAKING OF JEMIMA BOONE: COLONIAL SETTLERS, TRIBAL NATIONS, AND THE KIDNAPPING THAT SHAPPED AMERICA is the little-known story of Daniel Boone's thirteen-year-old daughter being abducted in 1776, weeks after the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Consequences of that dark action are affecting life in our country today.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Matthew Pearl on a page bound into the book. It is a new, unread, unopened first edition. Published in October, 2021 by Harper, an imprint of Harpercollins Publishers.
MATTHEW PEARL (pictured below on our Wall of Fame) is a New York Times best-selling author whose work has been translated into thirty languages. The Library Journal named him "The King of Historical Thrillers". He abandoned that honor to write this blockbuster, his first narrative non-fiction. Thank you Matthew Pearl for signing our books.