Monday, October 4, 2010

Storyteller by Patricia Reilly Giff

"School's over; the weekend's here."

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Summary: Forced to spend months at an aunt's house, Elizabeth feel a connection to her ancestor Zee, whose picture hangs on the wall, and who reveals her story of hardships during the Revolutionary War as Elizabeth comes to terms with her own troubles.

Random House; 164 pages

1 comment:

tessyohnka said...

While I found the historical aspects of this book to be of interest, I thought the modern story line was forced and underdeveloped. Not my vote for the Newbery