Two families want to go to Canada to live—a Mennonite family in Pennsylvania, and a slave family in Virginia.
As a rebellion is breaking out in the American colonies, Peter Miller has struggles at home with other rebels, including his horse.
Times are very hard in Germany, and the Anabaptists are oppressed, but will life be any better in America?
Because of increasing persecution, Peter’s family moves from the mountains of Switzerland to the Palatinate in Germany to work on the estate of a Count.
Hans wants to become a captain in the army—until he sees what the army is doing to his friends and learns more about their faith.