A NovelBook - 2016
An Indian girl born under Padre Serra's cross at Mission San Miguel de Arcángel witnesses the political intrigue and greed of Spanish, Mexican and Yanqui invaders who plunder California, destroying everything she loves. A refugee in her own land during the Time of the Troubles, Maria Inés struggles to survive while she reclaims her family, her faith and her ancestral identity. A moving must-read for fans of the Old West and of Native Americans' legendary history.
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Five Star, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2016
Characteristics: 229 pages ; 23 cm