Synopses & Reviews
Felicity is invited to a dancing lesson at the Governor's Palace, the most wonderful honor she can imagine. Mother promises to make a beautiful new gown for her. As the splendid event draws near, Mother becomes dreadfully ill. Felicity spends all her days caring for her, sadly accepting that there will be no new gown and no chance to go to the Palace. No chance, that is, until a glorious surprise reminds her that Christmastide is a time when hopes and dreams do come true.
When Mother becomes ill, Felicity fears the worst. But a glorious surprise reminds her that Christmas is a time when dreams come true. Part of the "American Girls" series.
/Dan Andreasen, illustrator Felicity's mother promises to make her a beautiful new gown for Felicity's visit to the governor's palace. But as the day for the visit draws near, Mother becomes ill. There seems to be no chance of Felicity going to the palace--until a glorious