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The raiders are coming! Evangelina Takes Flight with her family, by Diana J. Noble (book review)
Pancho Villa‘s rebels are coming! Carry what you can and flee – or be killed! But refugees aren’t welcomed when they cross into Texas… So much for 13-year-old Evangelina to cope with now – a girl trying to steal her suitcase on the train (with grandfather’s secret box inside!), store signs in the Texas town that say “No Mexicans” (where can they buy food?), and wondering if they can ever go home to Mexico (is anyone safe there?). The story is set in 1911, but many things still resonate today in the borderlands. **kmm Book info: Evangelina Takes Flight / Diana J. Noble. Pinata Books/Arte Publico Press, 2017. [author Facebook] [publisher …