Duncan MacKenzie’s whole world is shattered when he witnesses his father’s violent death, and is separated from his brother Luke in the wilderness. Only his wits and his determination to survive keep him going until he can escape from the Shawnee village where he’s held, and return home to his family.
Driven to rescue Luke, burning for revenge, and eager to fulfill his dreams of a new life over the mountains, Duncan longs to return to the west. Saddled with responsibility for his family, however, and caught up in the unfolding conflict in the east, Duncan must set aside his personal ambitions to defend his family and fight for what he believes in. Will he ever see Luke again?
Set immediately before and during the Revolutionary War, Duncan MacKenzie is the story of one young man’s determination in the face of obstacles.