The Locked GardenBook - 2009
After their mother dies of typhoid, Verna and her younger sister Carlie move with their father, a psychiatrist, and stern Aunt Maude to an asylum for the mentally ill in early-twentieth-century Michigan, where new ideas in the treatment of mental illness are being proposed, but old prejudices still hold sway.
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Childrens Books, c2009
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: JF WHELA-G
Characteristics: 168 p. ; 22 cm