Courageous Kate by Sheila Ingle

By Sheila Ingle

A fictional biography for teenagers, brave Kate: A Daughter of the yank Revolution is the compelling account of a heroine and a tender mom who rode out from her Carolina backcountry domestic to warn Patriot militias of enemies at the stream. Kate Moore Barry served as a scout and a undercover agent and is credited with supporting Gen. Daniel Morgan defeat the British on the conflict of Cowpens, a turning element within the battle for independence.

The writer weaves jointly background, folklore and fiction to create a memorable tale approximately 3 generations of Scots-Irish settlers who outfitted a existence within the desert of the South Carolina Upcountry in the course of the 1700s.

Illustrated by way of John Ingle, brave Kate tells riveting tales of Kate’s encounters with merciless Tories and of the day she tied her youngest baby to a bedpost so she may well experience out to alert Patriot militiamen approximately gunfire at her parent’s within reach home.

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