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Isabel : Jewel of Castilla / by Carolyn Meyer.

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  • 39 of 44 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 44 total copies.

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Royal diaries.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch YAFIC MEYER ISA (Text) 34207000917188 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville YF DEAR ROYAL MEYER (Text) 34706001054651 Childrens Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler JF MEY (Text) 34044000467959 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main JUV FIC DEA (Text) 36803000408596 FICTION-J Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil JUVENILE MEYER (Text) 38160000568194 Youth Services Available -
Butler PL - Butler J FIC DEAR A (Text) 73174005009806 Childrens: Fiction Available -
Clinton PL - Clinton J ROY (ROYAL #3) (Text) 36806002502142 JUNIORS Available -
Colfax-Perry Twp PL J FIC MEY (Text) 74121000063907 Children's Easy & Primary Series Shelf - Lower Level Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville YAF MEY (Text) 32604000101063 DCTPLD YA Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J MEY (Text) 33187002010730 Juvenile Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0439078059
  • ISBN: 9780439078054
  • Physical Description: 204 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 2000.

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Summary, etc.:
While waiting anxiously for others to choose a husband for her, Isabella, the future Queen of Spain, keeps a diary account of her life as a member of the royal family. Segovia -- 12th of April 1466. After Mass this morning, I climbed the narrow, winding stone steps to a window high in one of the castle turrets. I often come up here to see what lies beyond my prison. Segovia is surrounded by four thick walls, each with a heavy wooden gate. The aqueduct built by the Romans more than a thousand years ago stretches to the horizon. Far below the castle, the Eresma River rushes through a narrow gorge. Across the river, flocks of sheep seem to flow like a river themselves. The sheep bleat, their bells tinkle -- I know this, even if I cannot hear them. In the fields beyond the walls, little green shoots of wheat are pushing up. How I yearn to be there instead of here.
Target Audience Note:
860 Lexile.
Subject: Isabella I, Queen of Spain, 1451-1504 > Juvenile fiction.
Spain > History > Ferdinand and Isabella, 1479-1516 > Juvenile fiction.
Isabella > Fiction.
Spain > History > Ferdinand and Isabella, 1479-1516 > Fiction.
Kings, queens, rulers, etc. > Fiction.
Diaries > Fiction.

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