Swan Place Author:Augusta Trobaugh ?[Augusta Trobaugh] streamlines her rich Southern style and creates a narrative as delicate as a line drawing" - Usa Today — Dove, Molly, Little Ellis and Crystal are runaways with nowhere to turn and no one they can trust until they arrive at a secret sanctuary called Swan Place, where they are taken under wing by a remarkable group of women. — ?... more »Both inspirational and down-to-earth.? ? Publishers Weekly
?The powers of religion, family, and love work together to combat racism while offering hope.? ~ Library Journal
?A touching story of people finding sanctuary and kindness in unlikely places when they need it most.? - Booklist
Augusta Trobaugh is the author of acclaimed southern novels including Music From Beyond the Moon, The Tea-Olive Bird Watching Society, Sophie and the Rising Sun, Resting in the Bosom of the Lamb, and Praise Jerusalem!« less
You'll fall in love with the main character, Dove, a twelve-year-old girl who is resilient, strong, and tough but also endearing. She is thrust into a number of hard situations but tackles them all with her own inner strength. Wonderful story line and great characters.