The Girl Who Married An Eagle

The Girl Who Married An Eagle

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Escaping from an arranged marriage to Chief Eagle, Buakane finds herself at an all-girls boarding school where teacher Julia Newton tries to save both Buakane from her jilted husband and the school as independence looms.

HARPERCOLL

Based on actual events in Tamar Myers's life, The Girl Who Married an Eagle is a beautiful addition to her Belgian Congo mystery series

When Julia Elaine Newton, a young, pretty Ohio girl, volunteered to go on a mission to the Belgian Congo, she knew it was going to be a huge change. But she never expected to wind up teaching at an all-girls boarding school that consisted mostly of runaway child brides!

Much to her chagrin, Buakane was born beautiful. If only she'd been ugly, Chief Eagle would not have noticed her. Escaping from an arranged marriage, the scrappy young girl finds her way to Julia Newton and the school. But this time her jilted husband will not be denied. Now it's up to Julia and Buakane to try to save the school as Congolese independence looms and Chief Eagle is set on revenge. With the help of Cripple, Cripple's husband, and even Amanda Brown, these plucky women must learn to save themselves.



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Much to her chagrin, Buakane was born beautiful. If only she'd been ugly, Chief Eagle would not have noticed her. Escaping from an arranged marriage, the scrappy young girl finds her way to Julia Newton and the school. But this time her jilted husband will not be denied.

Publisher: New York : William Morrow, c2013
ISBN: 9780062203854
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY MYE
Characteristics: viii, 260 p. ,21 cm.

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