Get ready... to leave behind your home in England and risk your life in the name of exploration. You will have to face starvation and disease if you are going to set up a colony. It's not an easy life! Top Tips from Experts: If you get really hungry, boil up your boots and eat them. Don't steal food from the Native Americans or you might end up dead. Build well-protected livestock pens even your own people might try to steal from you. Grow tobacco in your settlement. You might make a fortune selling it! Book jacket.