The engaging saga of brave young pioneer women. Set in the mid-nineteenth century, Sarah, a young British orphan, and her cousin, Maude, set out for North America in the hope of finding work. But the journey holds many surprises and hardships, and only Sarah arrives during the Gold Rush to learn that she is to become the bride of a fortune seeker.

The Brideship 1998, Stoddart Kids, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780773674745

Trade paperback

The Brideship 1998, Turtleback Books, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780613996228

Turtleback School & Library edition