The Gold of Dreams by Jose Maria Merino

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Dreaming of following in the footsteps of his conquistador father, Miguel Vallace+a7 Yo+a7totl joins his godfather on a perilous trek in search of a golden temple and encounters hostile Indians, hardship, and danger along the way.
 

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Romance author Jayne Ann Krentz was born in Borrego Springs, California on March 28, 1948. She received a B.A. in history from the University of California at Santa Cruz and a Masters degree in library science from San Jose State University. Before becoming a full-time author, she worked as a librarian. Her novels include: Truth or Dare, All Night Long, and Copper Beach. She has written under seven different names: Jayne Bentley, Amanda Glass, Stephanie James, Jayne Taylor, Jayne Castle, Amanda Quick and Jayne Ann Krentz. Her first book, Gentle Pirate, was published in 1980 under the name Jayne Castle. She currently uses only three personas to represent her three specialties. She uses the name Jayne Ann Krentz for her contemporary pieces, Amanda Quick for her historical fiction pieces, and Jayne Castle for her futuristic pieces. She has received numerous awards for her work including the 1995 Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award for Trust Me, the 2004 Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award for Falling Awake, the Romantic Times Career Achievement Award, the Romantic Times Jane Austen Award, and the Susan Koppelman Award for Feminist Studies for Dangerous Men and Adventurous Women: Romance Writers on the Appeal of the Romance.
 
Published February 1, 1992 by Farrar Straus & Giroux (J). 217 pages
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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As dissention mounts in the ranks, DoÑa Ana reluctantly agrees to let the party split up and take different routes back to the ship, a move that nearly spells death for them all as the greed of some leads to an attack on Yupaha's tribe;

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As dissention mounts in the ranks, Do§a Ana reluctantly agrees to let the party split up and take different routes back to the ship, a move that nearly spells death for them all as the greed of some leads to an attack on Yupaha's tribe;

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At 15, Miguel leaves his family behind to join in a search for treasure in the uncharted territory of New Spain.

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