The Princess and the Peas MAMA NOTE: This is a book we took out of the library that Lizzie ADORES beyond reason. She asked me to read it every single night until we couldn't renew it anymore and we finally had to return it. I want to buy her this book.
Sarah, Plain and Tall, by Patricia MacLachlan - A heartwarming story about two children whose lives are changed forever when their widowed papa advertises for a mail-order bride. Sarah Elisabeth Wheaton from Maine answers the ad and agrees to come for a month. Sarah brings gifts from the sea, a cat named Seal, and singing and laughter to the quiet house. But will she like it enough to stay?