Like the Willow Tree: the Diary of Lydia Amelia Pierce, by Lois Lowry

Dear America series

Summary:  After being orphaned during the influenza epidemic of 1918, eleven-year-old Lydia Pierce and her fourteen-year-old brother are taken by their grieving uncle to be raised in the Shaker community at Sabbathday Lake.


Find it at WCPL

One Response

  1. This is a well writen book. I recomend it for girls in late elementry and early middle school. This is not a Newbery book.

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