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Temptress four

Gaby Triana

Temptress four

by Gaby Triana

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by HarperTeen in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Best friends -- Fiction.,
  • Friendship -- Fiction.,
  • Coming of age -- Fiction,
  • Fortune telling -- Fiction.,
  • Caribbean Area -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Four best friends embark on a Caribbean cruise the day after high school graduation, despite a fortune-teller"s ominous warning of strife and storms ahead.

    Edition Notes

    StatementGaby Triana.
    GenreFiction., Fiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.T7334 Tem 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination247 p. ;
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19429231M
    ISBN 109780060885670, 9780060885687
    LC Control Number2007038742

    Book Description LIAR, TEMPTRESS, SOLDIER, SPY tells the spellbinding true story of four women who risked everything—their homes, their families, and their very lives—during the Civil War. Seventeen-year-old Belle Boyd, an avowed rebel with a dangerous temper, shot a Union soldier in her home and became a courier and spy for the Confederate. Four best friends decide to take a cruise together during the summer before they head off to different colleges. On the eve of their departure, Fiona, Killian, Yoli and Alma visit the fortuneteller's tent at their end-of-year carnival. There they receive a disturbing reading, foretelling a difficult and tumultuous voyage and culminating in the prediction that one of them will not .

      The title tells all, almost. In "Liar Temptress Soldier Spy," Karen Abbott stitches together a patchwork narrative as complex as a pieced quilt, . Organized as a travel guide for the time-hopping tourist, The Time-Traveler's Guide to Elizabethan England is an entertaining popular history with a twist. Historian Ian Mortimer reveals in delightful (and occasionally disturbing) detail how the streets and homes of 16th century looked, sounded, and smelled for both peasants and for royals; what people wore and ate; how they .

    Karen Abbott talks about her book, [Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War], in which she recounts the covert exploits of four women during the Civil War.   Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War does both. The author, Karen Abbott, has selected four women whose lives are chronicled in the book - two from each side of the conflict - who served during the war in some capacity, mainly as :


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