The Adventures of Philippe–A Story of Old Quebec by Gwendolyn Bowers

The Adventures of Philippe—A Story of Old Quebec

By Gwendolyn Bowers
Level 5

In the 17th century, a boy named Philippe travels from France to seek his father in the New World. Things do not go as planned, and Philippe finds himself in Quebec with no money and no idea where his father is. How will Philippe survive? How will he find his father? Follow the courageous steps of this young hero as he makes friends, learns about life in the harsh New World, and experiences exciting adventures. This is the type of excellent historical fiction that is just right for creating strong minds and a love of reading worthwhile books. Boys and girls will love this well-written story of adventure!

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Region North America, Canada, Quebec
Period 17th Century
Genre Historical Fiction
Digital Format Audiobook
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • Gentle Favorite
  • 3.5 Entertainment Value
  • 4.5 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 5 Literary Value
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