Hey, all you American Girl fans, Meet Julie by Megan McDonald is the first of six stories about an American Girl named Julie Albright.
The year is 1974. Julie is a nine year old girl who lives in San Francisco, CA, and she's about to experience a lot of changes in her life. Some of these changes include her parents' divorce, changing schools, and moving away from her best friend, Ivy Ling. Meet Julie takes you on a journey with Julie as she learns that she needs to take control of her life and take a stand for what she believes in.
In the back of the book the author has a section called "Looking Back: America in the 1970's." This section explains some of the historical events and movements that took place in the 1970's.
Other titles in this series are:
Julie Tells Her Story
Happy New Year, Julie
Julie and the Eagles
Changes For Julie
They can all be found at J/Fic/Mcd
You might also like to try another new American Girl book called Good Luck, Ivy located at J/Fic/Kee.
--Reviewed by Kathy