Beforever Felicity Volume 2: A Stand for Independence
When Felicity overhears a plot against the colonists, no one believes her but Ben, her father's apprentice. The two risk great danger to warn the colonists themselves and soon afterward, Felicity finds a secret note from Ben. He has run away to join George Washington's army, and he is injured. Felicity is worried about him but knows it would be wrong to help a runaway apprentice. Then she is turned away from the door of her best friend, Elizabeth. Will the war for independence come between Felicity and her friends?
A Stand for Independence,the second volume of Felicity's classic stories, tells how she finds the strength to follow her heart during the Revolutionary War.
Paperback: 176 pages
.55"W x 5.2"L x 7.6"H
Ages 8 and up
Historical fiction at its finest for girls. These books each focus on a different American girl from a particular time in American history, each with a different lifestyle, heritage, hopes, and desires. These are popular with their audiences because the girls are so easy to identify with and the stories realistically portray what life was like at that time with events, styles and culture expertly interwoven. Our girls devoured these when they were younger, and although the series has undergone some changes, the stories are available for a whole new generation. Each girl's series is changing over to a two-volume set with three of the previously-published
Felicity Merriman is a high-spirited colonial girl growing up in 1774, just as America was becoming a nation. The struggle for American independence is woven into the story lines as Felicity does her part for the cause.