Joan of Arc: The Girl Who Fought For France by Jeannie Meekins
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies.
Approx. 3,090 words.
Published on May 30, 2013 by
Joan of Arc was a young farm girl who heard the voices of saints. She led an army in battles to drive the English out of France and put the rightful King on the throne. After she was captured, the King and the armies did nothing to help her. She was sold to the English and put on trial for crimes against the Church. Joan was convicted and burned at the stake. Find out more in this 15-Minute bio.