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Patricia Hermes - Our Strange New Land

My America

Our Strange New Land

Elizabeth's Diary, Jamestown, Virginia 1609

Author: Patricia Hermes

  • AGES 7 - 10 
  • Genre Historical Fiction, Diaries and Journals
In 1609, Elizabeth Barker's family sails from Plymouth, England to Jamestown, Virginia, establishing America's first permanent English colony. She and her family face many hardships — scarce food, illness, and even death — but they are determined to make a home in their new land.

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