“The rich scene-setting and believable, appealing heroine will satisfy Rinaldi’s many fans” (Booklist (starred review))
“Fascinating...compelling and engaging.” (Detroit Free Press)
“Rinaldi knows how to tell a good story...entertaining.” (KLIATT)
“Believably depicted...Rinaldi’s writing style is accessible...enjoyable.” (School Library Journal)
“Fans of Rinaldi’s work will be happy with this book...the book is a treat.” (Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA))
About the Author
Ann rinaldi is known by her many fans for her richly satisfying historical fiction. Eight of her novels have been named ALA Best Books for Young Adults, including Time Enough For Drums, The Last Silk Dress, A Break With Charity, and Wolf By the Ears. Author of more than thirty books for young readers, including a book in the Dear America series, she was awarded the National History Award by the Daughters of the American Revolution. She lives in Somerville, New Jersey.