Messenger on the Battlefield by Melinda Rice
  

Messenger on the Battlefield

Written by Melinda Rice
Illustrated by Toni Thomas
Part of the Lone Star Heroines Series

Synopsis

Messenger on the Battlefield by Melinda Rice

Isabelina Montoya is happy in 1835 when her older sister, Feliciana, accepts the marriage proposal of a handsome Mexican soldier. At 11, Isabelina is old enough to help plan the wedding! But then Texas goes to war against Mexico, and Isabelinais family is divided. Should they remain true to their Mexican heritage or fight for their new homeland? The Lone Star Heroines series brings to life real events in Texas history and shows young readers how girls living during those exciting times experienced and even contributed to those dramatic events. Each book in the series includes a chapter of background stories and pictures of the actual people who lived them. Look for other stories of The Lone Star Heroines Series, and the Lone Star Heroes series for boys, too.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
106 pages

Author

Melinda Rice
More books by Melinda Rice

Publisher

Republic of Texas Press,U.S.

Publication date

26th February 2001

ISBN

9781556227882


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