This book introduces younger readers to the happy and hardworking Acadians who at first tried to tolerate suffering under British rule in order to stay in their land. As time passed, more battles broke out between the French and the English. Eventually even the Acadian priests were accused if being violent spies disloyal to the crown. Bitterness crossed into both camps. Read here about the tragic expulsion of the Acadians and the circumstances that led up to their forced exodus. Paperback. 182 pgs.