Return to the island

Book By: Gloria Whelan flier by: Cherese Atchison

What the setting took place

It happen here in michigan in 1818. In a small town on a island there is a church

Fort, company and a trading post. This book took place in the seasons of fall, winter,spring.

It is a state that is mainly water and trees and a farm where the main character lives.

Main characters

Mary: she has brown hair and is a character that is likes hanging out with her brother and her friends. Eager to go where her friends are.

White halk: is a boy that is brown skin and dark long hair and a indian. He is proud to be in his tribe. He likes to explore with Mary.

Mary's brother: dark curly hair, likes to do what other young men did at the time, went into a fight.

Mary's siter I law : and Indian that is a good farmer, has dark hair, is a mother of a boy

James: a prince has white skin , is a painter wants to marry Mary.

The sisters: has long hair, both rich, one stepped on Mary's dress, both are elagant

Summery

Mary has been engaged to this prince. She likes this Indian better. So she and her friend/family are helping her to decide. She ends up marrying the Indian.


Historical events: lot of Indians moved to tempera rally territories, war happened Detroit vs. British,British controlled forts, territory returnd 1814 by treaty and Ghent

Opinion: I really liked the book, it was great!