Because of family need, an eight-year-old coal miner's son in 1885 leaves school to work at the mines, where he learns about the dangers of a coal mine on his first day on the job.

Danger at the Breaker 1992, Lerner Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780876145647

Trade paperback

Danger at the Breaker 1991, Carolrhoda Books, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780876146934