Liza was a resourceful, intelligent protagonist. She thinks on her feet and she isn't afraid to risk herself for what she thinks is right. The life of young Victoria and the intrigue behind the scenes is fascinating. Real excerpts from Victoria's diary and letters from her mother are included throughout the text as well as diary entries from the fictional Liza.
Prisoners in the Palace by Michaela MacColl
6th - 8th Grade
Tags: Character Driven, Diaries, Historical Fiction