Journey to San Jacinto
By (author) Melodie A. Cuate
Journey to San Jacinto by Melodie A. Cuate
Book DescriptionThis title is the winner of the 2008 Western Heritage Award, Juvenile Books. Where has Mr. Barrington gone? Follow Hannah, Nick, and Jackie back in time to the Texas Revolution as they search for clues leading to the missing Texas history teacher. Mr. Barringtons niece, Miss Barrington, begins the countdown to the past when she opens the lid on the mysterious trunk belonging to her uncle. She and the girls suddenly find themselves in 1836, travelling with a Texian soldier transporting ammunition for General Sam Houston only days before the Battle of San Jacinto. Meanwhile, Nick discovers what life is like as a soldier after the Mexican army finds him hiding in a tree. Join the children on their historic adventure as the Battle of San Jacinto unfolds before their eyes and they become acquainted with the famous Texian and Mexican soldiers who shaped the future of Texas.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780896726024
(185mm x 160mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Texas Tech Press,U.S.
Publisher: Texas Tech Press,U.S.
Publish Date: 15-Mar-2007
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Melodie A. Cuate
Journey to Plum Creek, Hardback (August 2012)
""Hannah, Nick, and Jackie time-travel to Texas in 1840. Taken captive by Comanche warriors, Hannah and Jackie experience Comanche life and participate in the Linnville raid; Nick meets Bigfoot Wallace and the Texas Rangers, who pursue the Comanche party until the two groups clash in the Battle of Plum Creek"--
Journey to Goliad, Hardback (May 2009)
Hannah followed Nick's gaze to gray stone walls. In the corner, the highest point on the horizon, stood a chapel with a bell tower topped with a cross. It was Presidio La Bahia. They were headed back to the fort in Goliad. On the top of the wall, seven soldiers aimed muskets toward the prairie and hills.
Journey to Gonzales, Hardback (March 2008)
Nick is on a mission. Deeply troubled by the loss of a young friend at the Battle of San Jacinto, he wants desperately to return to the scene of the battle - to alter history. But when he furtively opens the mysterious trunk, now in Mr Barrington's attic, he is transported instead to Gonzales, Texas, in 1835.
Journey to the Alamo, Hardback (November 2006)» View all books by Melodie A. Cuate
While seeking inspiration among the historical artifacts contained in the trunk, Hannah, her brother Nick, and friend Jackie are suddenly thrown back through time, finding themselves at an old Spanish mission in San Antonio. This title lets you join Hannah, Nick, and Jackie as they learn valuable lessons about honor and the importance of history.
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