Item description for Imprisoned in the Golden City: Adoniram and Ann Judson (Trailblazer Books #8) by Neta Jackson Dave Jackson...
Overview Missionaries Adoniram and Ann Judson are accused of espionage
Publishers Description Thrilling adventure stories introducing young readers (ages 8-2) to Christian heroes of the past.The two young Burmese girls had dreaded leaving their father, but he told them that the only safe thing was for the two of them to go live with the American missionaries, Adoniram and Ann Judson. May-Lo and Len-Lay really aren't sure what the danger is, and they don't know what to believe about their American foster parents. Could the accusations that the missionaries were English spies be true?When the Judsons leave the city of Rangoon to establish a mission work in Ava, the Golden City, the girls are taken along on the dangerous river trip that will separate them from their father by 350 miles. Will they ever see him again? Will they even make it to their destination? How will the emperor of Burma respond to Mr. Judson's petitions to give religious freedom to Christian converts?Their arrival is followed by eventual disaster. When the British attack the Burmese, all the white foreigners, including Adoniram Judson, are hauled off to the terrible Death Prison. Every clue indicates that the Judsons are spies, and a Burmese-English boy named Myat Rodgers is determined to prove their guilt. Should the girls tell the authorities what they know? Or will they all end up in the Death Prison?Without their father's help whom could they trust?
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Studio: Bethany House
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.21" Width: 5.07" Height: 0.41" Weight: 0.34 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 1993
Publisher BETHANY HOUSE PUBLISHERS #7
Grade Level Middle School
Series Trailblazer Books-Bethany House
ISBN 1556612699 ISBN13 9781556612695
Availability 0 units.
More About Neta Jackson Dave Jackson
Dave and Neta Jackson are an award-winning husband-and-wife writing team, the authors or coauthors of more than a hundred books. They are most well-known for Trailblazers, a forty-book series of historical fiction about great Christian heroes for young readers (with sales topping 1.7 million), and Neta's popular Yada Yada Prayer Group novels for women. The Jacksons make their home in the Chicago metropolitan area, where they are active in cross-cultural ministry and enjoy their grandchildren.
Dave Jackson currently resides in the state of Illinois. Dave Jackson was born in 1970.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Imprisoned in the Golden City: Adoniram and Ann Judson (Trailblazer Books #8)?
Exciting Fiction May 24, 2000
Written from the perspective of two Burmese sisters, this book will keep the attention of all who read it. It is a good book to read for fictional history of the 1800's. Other books that you may enjoy of this time frame include Calico Bush by Field and The Journeyman by Yates.