In the mid-1870s, young teenage scout Thad Longsworth, blood brother to the Sioux visionary Black Elk, finds his destiny linked with that of three rival teams of paleontologists searching for dinosaur bones, as the Great Plains Indians prepare to go to war against the white man.

The Bone Wars 1989, Puffin Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780140341683

Trade paperback

The Bone Wars 1988, Morrow Junior Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780688074333