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When Tory’s father loses his job and decides to travel to San Francisco to join the Gold Rush, she stows away on the ship to join him. When they arrive in San Francisco, the city is not at all what they were expecting. The city is overcrowded, underdeveloped, and filthy. When her father leaves San Francisco to follow the rumors of gold, and her brother Jacob goes missing, Tory is the only one who can find him.