Calling Crow travels down the Southeast coast in search of his wife, Juana, taken by the Spanish. He is captured and badly wounded by the Coosa people. Unable to care for himself, he is saved from a slow, painful death and nursed back to health by Green Bird Woman, who he grows to love. Adopted by the Coosa, Calling Crow becomes their chief.
One day word arrives that French Protestant colonists have settled to the north. Then, Spanish Catholic colonists settle near Calling Crow's village and he discovers that Juana is among them. The two European groups learn of each other's presence and make war plans. Now Calling Crow must prevent the coming battle from destroying his adopted people, and the two women he loves, one of which he must choose.
©1996 Paul Clayton (P)2016 Paul Clayton
No, others may not like it as I did. It is a good book about when there have been changes in the country and the way people must change with it
The author tells of the changing times and how we must look at others and see that they are just like we are. People. We are all the same and that we have different cultures and must learn to respect them as well as their people.
My favorite scene is when Falling Crow must explain the big dog to the people.
I chuckled and I cried. In one scene I cried when Juana, the priest and Calling Crow were in the dream place.
This audiobook was provided by the author/narrator/publisher free of charge in exchange for an unbiased review.
Flight of the Crow is the second book in a series of 3. I loved the first book, Calling Crow, and was thrilled to find the second one was just as captivating as the first. Although historical fiction has never been a genre that I have explored, this book blew me away. The narrator made it come alive as if I was watching it on the big screen.....The story line is very well written and I found myself hanging on the edge, anticipating what would happen next! I highly recommend this book to anyone. I'm so looking forward to seeing how the story continues in the 3rd book.
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