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Two Orphans, Columbus, And The New World
     

Two Orphans, Columbus, And The New World

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by Pat Mac Donald
 

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After witnessing the murder of his parents, Prince Dionisio and Princess Carlota, brave twelve-year-old Rafael barely escapes and ends up on a ship heading out to sea. There he meets Alex, an orphan boy his own age who works on the ship. Their voyage begins in 1486, during the time when Christopher Columbus sails the ocean and discovers the New World.

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After witnessing the murder of his parents, Prince Dionisio and Princess Carlota, brave twelve-year-old Rafael barely escapes and ends up on a ship heading out to sea. There he meets Alex, an orphan boy his own age who works on the ship. Their voyage begins in 1486, during the time when Christopher Columbus sails the ocean and discovers the New World.

In spite of their vastly different backgrounds, Rafael and Alex share a faith and grow to become fast friends in a captivating story filled with excitement and daring. The boys protect each other and dodge perilous situations by using their survival skills and being guided by their strong belief in God. Traveling to the unknown, the boys grow to become men-one yearning for the heart of a special girl, the other seeking to serve God.

Readers of all ages will go back in time as author Pat Mac Donald brings history, friendship, faith, and adventure together in Two Orphans, Columbus, and the New World.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780595703487
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/26/2008
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.56(d)

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Two Orphans, Columbus, And The New World 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book weaves the discovery of America with a look at the bonds of friendship and how two teens overcame life's obstacles. A must read!
Guest More than 1 year ago
The storyline in this book is well developed and keeps you wondering until the very last page. Can't wait to read book two of the series.