A Voice from the Border / Edition 1

A Voice from the Border / Edition 1

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by Pamela Smith Hill, Pamela Smith Hill
     
 

Fifteen-year-old Margaret Reeves O'Neill isn't likely to forget the day the war came home to Springfield, Missouri. That was the day her father left to join the Confederacy, fighting for principles he no longer believed in, but for a state he loved. It was also the day she met Percival Wilder, a flirtatious Yankee officer who, instead of being her enemy, became an… See more details below

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Fifteen-year-old Margaret Reeves O'Neill isn't likely to forget the day the war came home to Springfield, Missouri. That was the day her father left to join the Confederacy, fighting for principles he no longer believed in, but for a state he loved. It was also the day she met Percival Wilder, a flirtatious Yankee officer who, instead of being her enemy, became an intimate friend.

Now Federal troops have arrived in Springfield. Reeves watches neighbors turn against one another—some supporting Secessionists, others the Union—and she witnesses generosity and bravery side by side with greed and looting. The life she took for granted—her home, family, the very truths she's always held dear—is changing before her eyes....

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780823413560
Publisher:
Holiday House, Inc.
Publication date:
07/01/1998
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
5.73(w) x 8.59(h) x 0.95(d)
Lexile:
780L (what's this?)
Age Range:
12 - 14 Years

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