A Little Maid of Newport
A classic book written by Alice Curtis and first published in the 1910's, A Little Maid of Newport brings history to life for young readers as they provide a glimpse into daily life during the American Revolution.
The Little Maid of Newport is the story of two courageous and sensible young cousins, Faith Underwood and Ellen Morley. The story, part of the Little Maid Historical Books series, is set in 1777 in Newport Rhode Island, as the British fleet lay at anchor in the harbor and menaced the town.
By Alice Turner Curtis, Published by Applewood Books, 1935, 212 pages, softcover