|About the Book|
Jessies not surprised when her father says theyll be moving from their Kentucky home to a better life in Texas. But theres no work for her father in their new small town and Jessie doesnt know how theyll go on when tragedy strikes their family.Jessies only comfort is her new friend, a Mexican girl named Angelina. Their friendship must stay secret because Jessies father is joining other soldiers who are against Mexico in the fight for an independent Texas. When Jessies father and older brother leave, she and the rest of her family run toward the safety of the fort -- the Alamo. What will become of the family now?