Secret Money (Lily Adventures #1)
* Was her father really ill?
* Why does a tax collector try suddenly to foreclose on the family farm?
* And what should Lily make of Wilbur, who takes a liking to her, but whose interest seems motivated by something other than compassion?
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The book had enough mystery, historical, family love and values. It is about a 16 yr old girl which would appeal to younger readers but a great enough story to hold anyones attention.
It is pretty slow paced until the end, which goes by much too fast. The resolutions of the book occurs in the last few pages and leaves little room for explanation. I like the ideas of the plot, but it was not well developed.
Lois Gladys Leppard was the ever-popular and prolific writer of Mandie Books. She was also a professional singer, actress, and playwright. Lois studied at the New York School of Music and the Voice Beautiful Institute in New York under Glenn Morris Starkie. Additionally, she and her two sisters, Sibyl and Louise, sang professionally as the Larke Sisters and appeared in the operetta Bohemian Girl ...more