With more than 200,000 books in print, Dear Canda has fast become
the historical fiction series for young girls. Jean Little's latest
addition is the diary of a young girl observing her world change as
war rages thousands of miles away.
It has been two long years since Eliza's beloved older brother,
Hugo, went away to war. Caught up in his enthusiasm, she couldn't
understand her parent's less-than enthusiastic reaction. Now that
her other brother Jack has also enlisted, she yearns for the safe
return of both brothers. If only she had a friend that she could
talk to about her feelings....