|Author: Patricia Reilly Giff|
|While staying with her aunt, Elizabeth finds a portrait of her ancestor, Eliza, known as Zee, from the American Revolution era. The lives of these two girls echo one another as each finds her own strength, in this beautifully crafted, affecting novel.|
From the Publisher:
Forced to spend months at an aunt's house, Elizabeth feels a connection to her ancestor Zee, whose picture hangs on the wall, and who reveals her story of hardships during the Revolutionary War as Elizabeth comes to terms with her own troubles.