A sequel to “A Faraway Island,” “The Lily Pond” continues the story of thirteen-year-old Stephie Steiner, a Jewish refugee whose parents have sent her from Nazi-occupied Vienna to Sweden. Facing loneliness and discrimination while attending school in the city, Stephie deals with unrealistic romantic hopes and discovers true friendship.
- Mildred L. Batchelder Award 2012 (Honor Title)
- Age: Middle
- Format: Book
- ISBN: 9780385740395