Susan K. Marlow
With her fifteenth birthday approaching, Andrea Carter knows she can ride, rope, and cut out cattle with the best of her brothers' ranch hands. And now despite her mothers' objections--she wants to test her skills. After all, what can go wrong on a two-week cattle drive to Los Angeles? Using newspaper clippings about spirited women who bucked society's expectations, she finally convinces her family...
"Heartbreak Trail" by Susan K. Marlow is another in a series called An Andrea Carter Book series. It is also Circle C Milestones 2. This is a great story for a young girl who loves horses and ranch life. In this installment Andrea is almost 15 years old and she can do everything that the ranch hands can do. She wants to show how good she really is by going to Los Angeles on a two-week cattle drive. Finally her family agrees to let her go. She is to be Cooks' helper something she definitely did not want. She soon gets sick of all of the hard work but, Then a bad event happens and Andi will get the chance she wants to prove herself to the others. Will she be able to do the work without getting hurt? I give this book a 4/5. I was given this book by Kregel Publications and all opinions are my own.