Word Guild Award Winner, Young Adult Fiction Sophie Mallory S American Family Knows Everything About Fighting The British It S The Family Tradition But After She Comes To Lower Canada In , Rebellion Becomes Personal When She S Taken Prisoner Befriended By Luc, A Young Rebel, She Comes To See Its Many Sides The Deep Wrongs Underlying The Passionate Revolt, The Politics, And The Brutal Savagery Of Its Aftermath This Is No Ordinary Novel About Our Canadian Past Its Two Wonderful Characters Face Complicated Problems Of Friendship, Loyalty, And Betrayal And Begin Questioning Their Families Political Beliefs In Sophie S Rebellion, Beverly Boissery Deftly Weaves Adventure, Excitement, Sadness, Humour, And Personal Growth Sophie Mallory s family has a history of fighting the British But she and her father don t hate the British, and her father is engaged to a British aristocrat When she is captured by rebel forces at a Welcome To Winter party, Sophie, Lady Theo her father s fiancee , and Luc a boy who s brother is in the rebel army , are caught up into adventure and excitment This was a good passage couldn t find the book 12 year old Sophie Mallory comes from a family with a history of rebelling agaisnt British authority Her brothers embrace this mentality Sophie and her father, however, have actually been to Britain, and have a different view of things from her brother s hate This sets them against her brothers and their families Things get worse between them when her fathers fiancee, Lady Theodosia, comes from England to their home When Sophie s cousins are discovered to be bullying her, Lady Theo makes the decision to have sophie accompany her to Lower Canada when she goes to visit with a friend, and attend a party there However, things take a turn for the worse when the French settlers start a rebellion against the British, and Sophie and Lady Theo are taken prisoner.
A native Australian, Dr Beverley Boissery knows the writing world from many angles editor, teacher, publisher, scholar and author Mostly, though, she is a writer of 11 books ranging from academic history to young adult fiction In 2006 she was awarded the Surrey International Writers Conference Chamber of Commerce Award for Special Achievement.Her young adult Sophie series published by the Dun
- 224 pages
- Sophie's Rebellion
- Beverley Boissery
- 10 November 2019 Beverley Boissery