Gloria and Mrs Tinkelbaum, published in September 2015.
About the book.
Gloria, a free-spirited young girl, has an unhappy home life. Her family have recently moved to a small town in Vermont, which she loathes. People around town make fun of her, and she has a hard time making friends and adjusting to her new environment. She runs wild, until she is befriended by Mrs Tinkelbaum, a lonely elderly widow, and ends up helping her run her hobby farm. Gloria finds out that her dad, desperate for money, plans to force Mrs Tinkelbaum to sell the farm to a mining company by having her declared senile and making Gloria’s mother her legal guardian. Together, Gloria and MrsTinkelbaum must find a way to save the farm.
Second edition in 2017
The first edition is no longer available.