A touching and funny tale about Lucy and her family's journey west to a new life in Illinois. Great Aunt Liza is sending Lucy a birthday gift in a wooden box. But when she gives it to her friend to take west to Lucy by mail coach, the adventure begins. The box eventually makes its way out west -- but not before passing through the hands of many unusual characters who all contribute something unique to the box.
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Helldorfer (Silver Rain Brown, 1999, etc.) and Schindler (Sunwing, 1999, etc.) expose a colorful slice of early Americana, sending a birthday gift on an adventurous journey along the early 19th ... Read full review