Little City by the Lake
Spirit of the Western Frontier
Fifteen-year-old Caroline is leaving her Concord home for the first time to live with her aunt and uncle in Milwaukee, where she will attend Milwaukee Female College. At first, Caroline is frightened by the big, bustling city, and she finds school more challenging than she expected. But she soon begins to enjoy all the excitement Milwaukee has to offer. As the school year comes to a close, Caroline wonders if living in the city is the life for her.
Little City by the Lake is the sixth book in The Caroline Years, an ongoing series about another girl from America's favorite pioneer family.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AprilBrown - LibraryThing
A childhood favorite re-visited. Is the story as good as I remember? – Yes What ages would I recommend it too? – Eight and up. Length? – Most of a day’s read. Characters? – Memorable, several ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - t1bclasslibrary - LibraryThing
Caroline is spending a year in Milwaukee with her aunt and uncle so that she can attend Harriet Beecher’s Milwaukee Female College- a liberal college with some progressive ideas. She learns from ... Read full review