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The Death at Awahi

By Harold Burton Meyers - Published 2007



The author of The Death at Awahi grew up on Indian reservations in Arizona and New Mexico, and his knowledge of and sympathy ...Read Review

Pedrito’s World

By Arturo O. Martinez - Published 2007


Children/Young AdultInspirationalWestern

Six-year-old Pedrito is very poor but doesn’t really know it at all until he hears that fact whispered by someone else. His ...Read Review

Journey to the Alamo

By Melodie A. Cuate - Published 2006


Children/Young AdultTime-slip

Seventh-grade teacher Mr. Barrington proffers a trunk full of historical artifacts to help Hannah Taylor write a report on Texas history. The trunk ...Read Review

Getting Away With Murder on the Texas Frontier: Notorious Killings & Celebrated Trials

By Bill Neal - Published 2006



Human life was cheap on the old frontier, unless one shot a horse. That’s only one of the conclusions to be drawn ...Read Review

Blood Kin

By Henry Chappell - Published 2004



In early 1836 Isaac Webb joins a company of Texas rangers, hoping to meet up with the rest of Sam Houston’s rebel army ...Read Review

Nevin’s History

By Jim Sanderson - Published 2004



Andrew Nevin, a reporter for the Brownsville Sentinel, relays the news and documents the history of Texas from the 1870s well into the ...Read Review