Maud Hart Lovelace was born in Mankato in 1892 and is the author of six historical fiction novels and eighteen children's books, Maud often remarked that she always felt destined to become an author. She is best known for her beloved series of Betsy-Tacy books, which to a great extent depicts her childhood days in Mankato, Minnesota, the fictionalized "Deep Valley."
This book provides the link between fictional characters and places in the Betsy-Tacy books and the actual people and places in Lovelace's life. It's filled with historical photographs and information. The book will enhance the "magic" of the books by bringing them to life. A must for every Betsy-Tacy fan!
Maud Hart Lovelace's Deep Valley
Publication Date: 2002
Format: Soft cover
B/W photographs and illustrations: 415
Size: 9.8 x 6.9 x 0.9 inches
Author: Julie A. Schrader
Publisher: Minnesota Heritage Publishing