- From: "davebevca" <dave.bev@...>
... Most of these books place a youthful
> (fictional) protagonist in an historical setting..............
> My problem with any of the recently published books of the variety,
> that I have seen, is that they are written down to the reader. Kids
> are a lot smarter than these authors seem to realize.
Dave et al, we have a Kid's author on our yahoogroup.
She is Maxine Trottier, teacher, author, sailor,
re-enactor and Kool Chick!
and read: "Under a Shooting Star"
A good read for kids and it has a historical setting
that she has researched so her characters aren't
Klingons in 1812!