The Year of the Hangman

By: Gary Blackwood

Setting

This book takes place in 1777 and the book's primary setting is in the colonies.

Main Character:

Creighton is the main character in this book. He is a troublemaker and doesn't always listen to what others have to say. He likes to gamble even though he isn't very good at it. He is smart and is trying always striving to be a gentleman.

Main Conflict

The main conflict in the Year of the Hangman is that Creighton is having trouble picking sides between Great Britain and America.

Events during this book