The Hired Girl
Laura Amy Schlitz
‘The Hired Girl‘ is the book for the reader who loves titles such as ‘Anne of Green Gables’ or ‘Little Women’. Joan Skraggs, aka Janet Lovelace, becomes ‘The Hired Girl’ to the Rosenbach family of Baltimore when forced to run away from her father. What happens next, as shared through her diary pages, grips and captivates….
Winner of the Scott O’Dell Award for Historical Fiction.
Winner of the Jewish Libraries’ Sydney Taylor Award and the 2016 national Jewish Book Award for Children’s and Young Adult Literature