Abby's life with her family is quickly upended when they are awakened by the unfamiliar sound of drums. General George Washington is leading the Continental soldiers into their winter encampment at Valley Forge, PA. The presence of the army forces the town to face the realities of the Revolutionary War, and sides must be chosen.
Hardship is a constant companion for soldiers and citizens alike throughout the winter, and in her diary, Abby pieces together the beauty, pain, and blessings of this long revolutionary winter.
Back in print with a gorgeous new package, young readers will be enthralled by this fictional teling of life during the Revolutionary War.