GRADE LEVEL: Kindergarten – 5
PUBLISHER: Lewes Historical Society (September 1, 2018)
2019 National First Place Award Winner for Children’s Fiction, National Federation of Press Women
2019 State First Place Award Winner for Children’s Fiction, Delaware Press Association
What would you do if you uncovered a real locket from 1880 on the beach? Join Virginia and Rodney as they discover a world that spans two centuries. Traveling through time, they unravel the mystery of The Lost Locket of Lewes. This book combines facts with action to keep you turning the pages while learning about Lewes, Delaware and life in the 19th century.
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Dr. Holland offers programs to schools, organizations, writers, and teachers focusing on the writing process or on topics included in her books.
Writing About Time Travel
Researching and Constructing Historical Fiction
Researching Another Time and Place through Primary Sources
Finding the Story Arc
Writing Informational Fiction with Primary Sources