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.


Published by Delacorte Press, an imprint of Random House Children's Books. Originally published in Swedish in 1997 as "Näckrosdammen."

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