Walk on Earth A StrangerBook - 2015
From Library Staff
Lee, a young woman with a magical ability to sense gold, tries to escape the man who murdered her parents by fleeing to California during the Gold Rush.
During the California Gold Rush, Leah’s uncle kills her parents to get control of her ability to sense gold. So she disguises herself as a boy and runs away with her friend Jeff, heading to California on the Oregon Trail, hoping her uncle doesn’t find her. MS