- Linda Nesbitt
Since you enjoyed The Morning
Gift by Eva Ibbotson, Ihere is a list of books that I hope you
will enjoy as well.
The Star of Kazan / Eva Ibbotson.
After twelve-year-old Annika, a foundling living in late
nineteenth-century Vienna, inherits a trunk of costume jewelry, a woman
claiming to be her aristocratic mother arrives and takes her to live in
a strangely decrepit mansion in Germany.
The Coffin Quilt : the feud between the Hatfields and the McCoys / Ann
. In the 1880s, young Fanny McCoy witnesses the growth of a terrible and
violent feud between her Kentucky family and the West Virginia
Hatfields, complicated by her older sister Roseanna's romance with a
Becca's Story / James D. Forman.
A Civil War romance concerning a Michigan girl and the two soldiers who
are rivals for her hand.
Boston Jane : an adventure / Jennifer L. Holm.
Schooled in the lessons of etiquette for young ladies of 1854, Miss Jane
Peck of Philadelphia finds little use for manners during her long sea
voyage to the Pacific Northwest and while living among the American
traders and Chinook Indians of Washington Territory.
Catherine, Called Birdy / by Karen Cushman.
The thirteen-year-old daughter of an English country knight keeps a
journal in which she records the events of her life, particularly her
longing for adventures beyond the usual role of women and her efforts to
avoid being married off.