Gloria D. Miklowitz
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company (May 2001)
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In 1492 millions of individuals of the Jewish religion have been leaving Spain. no longer even converts to the Catholic religion have been secure. Inquisitors sought out heretics and inspired informers to document somebody who is probably not really Catholic. these accused may be tortured and burned on the stake.In this time of uncertainty and terror, fourteen-year-old Maria reveals herself on my own and homeless. The Church assists Maria by way of supplying her the chance to paintings for the Delgados, a prosperous Converso family members. however the church additionally asks anything of her in return.Secrets in the home of Delgado confronts problems with religion and bigotry, loyalty and betrayal, and the secrets and techniques which may lie in each human center.