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Enter the world of Elsie! These nineteenth-century fictional chronicles of a beautiful young heiress in the Civil War South have captivated generations of 10- to 14-year-old readers eager to follow Elsie s life from childhood to motherhood and beyond. You ll find Christian values, tender romance, family fun, and lasting lessons. These later books in the series include visits to historic sites in Boston, Philadelphia, New Orleans, and New York.
"Christmas with Grandma Elsie, Volume 14". It's Grandma Elsie's turn to host the family's holiday festivities at Ion, and soon sleigh rides, ice skating, and snowball fights abound at the home place. Cousin Ronald Lilburn visits the family once again and provides a welcome source of fun for everyone.
During this time, the importance of missionary work is impressed deeply upon the minds of young and old. As a result, Harold and Herbert Travilla heed calls to full-time Christian ministry.
The new year, however, brings unwelcome visitors to Woodburn. When Lulu is awakened by strange noises, she creeps downstairs, spies two burglars, and locks them inside the strong room, where they were attempting to break into the family safe. Max and Lulu both learn important lessons about courage, humility, and honesty.