When I began Go West, Young Man, I was initially most excited to learn more about the Oregon Trail. However, as I continued to read about B.J. Hollars’ road trip to retrace the Oregon Trail with his six-year-old son, Henry, I found myself enjoying their journey just as much as the history of the Oregon Trail. Maybe even more! Though they had a strong connection prior to their journey, B.J. and Henry’s relationship flourishes, and it’s a joy to watch them make memories together.
Go West, Young Man is the quiet kind of adventure book I most enjoy with lots of humor, interesting stories and