Now the Sisters in Time
series features four stories in one book! American Rebirth
covers the years 1865 to 1893 with the stories of:
- Elise the Actress: a 10-year-old girl loves to perform-and uses her talent to encourage others in time of war.
- Janie's Freedom: an 11-year-old former slave girl must adjust to "freedom" in a society still reeling from the Civil War.
- Rachel and the Riot: a 10-year-old wants peace when her family begins arguing over the new labor movement.
- Emily Makes a Difference: a 12-year-old helps the homeless and hungry during the great recession of the 1890s.