Synopses & Reviews
This Newbery Medal-winning novel is a loving portrait of a family's efforts to regroup when the father returns home from war.
"Warm and real . . . packed with incident, country magic, family lore, and people to remember."--The New York Times Book Review
"Vivid descriptions . . . and excellent characterization mark each page of the book."--Chicago Tribune
Marly and her family share many adventures when they move from the city to a farmhouse on Maple Hill.
A Newbery-winning portait of a loving family that regroups when the father returns home from war
Virginia Sorensen's Newbery Medal-winning classic, in an irresistible new package.
A loving family regroups in the wake of war in this Newbery winner.
About the Author
VIRGINIA SORENSEN (1912-1991) was born in Utah, and it was her family's own stories that influenced her early novels of the American West.