THE GOLD OF DREAMS
New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1986.
year old Miguel lives in Spain during the 16th century. He is more interested
in adventure than his studies. When he gets the chance to sail to Mexico
in search of gold, his head is filled with glamorous images of the expedition.
Miguel finds himself fighting Indians, braving the weather and watching
his fellow adventurers die. All he can think of is how much he want to
return to Spain and continue his studies. Read THE GOLD OF DREAMS to find
out if Miguel gets his chance.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish --
Mexico -- Fiction
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