This a flip book(two books in one!) The first book is LYDDIE- a story of a young girl working in the weaving mills.(186 pages) This story was on the Florida sunshine state reading list. The second book is JIP.(181 pages) The story of a young man. Both stories are written by Newbery Medal winner Katherine Paterson. Both stories take place in the mid t late 1800s. (Historical fiction)
Jip is a historical story for young people about friendship and loyalty. Lyddie is a story of an intelligent young woman who deals with lots of hardships and troubles but makes a better life for herself through her determination and preserverence. The author of both stories is the recipient of the Newberry Medal for "Jacob Have I Loved" and "Bridges to Terabithia." The book is in excellent, almost-like-new condition.