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Cheryl Blackford, LIZZIE AND THE LOST BABY - Launch Party

Event date: 
Saturday, January 16, 2016 - 2:00pm

Cheryl BlackfordJoin local author Cheryl Blackford at Red Balloon to hear about her first book for middle grade readers, Lizzie and the Lost Baby!  Learn about this captivating story set in England during World War II and told from the dual perspectives of ten-year-old Lizzie, a homesick girl evacuated from bomb-blitzed Hull to the remote Yorkshire valley, and Elijah, a local gypsy boy. When Lizzie discovers an abandoned baby, her dangerous friendship with Elijah is put to the test. Will Lizzie be able to find the baby's parents? And if she does, can she and Elijah remain friends in a world clouded by prejudice and fear?  Join us!


Lizzie and the Lost Baby Cover Image
ISBN: 9780544570993
Availability: Not on our shelves now. Usually ships in 1-5 business days from warehouse.
Published: Houghton Mifflin - January 12th, 2016