Ten-year-old Alexia is the heroine of this fictional trip through four seasons at Lake Maxinkuckee in northern Indiana. Join her in a voyage into a different time which is much like our own.
The book is dedicated to those first settlers of this community who had the courage, strength, and endurance to come to the part of the Northwest Territory that becme Indiana. Some pioneers’ names are: Clifton, Benedict, Bigley, Easterday, Heller, Houghton, Louden, Melbourn, Norris, Osborn, Overmyer, Rector, Romig, Stahl, Tabor, Vanschoiack, Wickizer, Wise, and Zechiel. These first homesteaders became bankers, merchants, farmers, builders, and workmen, and built the community we now enjoy.
|Publisher:||HIS Publishing Group|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
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About the Author
The children were raised, married with families of their own, when Marcia returned to College to earn a Master’s degree in psychotherapy and family counseling. After having a counseling
practice for three years she decided to close her office and pursue her lifelong dream of writing.
“Looking back I’m not sorry that I stayed home and cared for my family. Those were the glory years. I have wonderful children and grand memories. Now, I write. Even if my work had never been
published, I would have had to write anyway. I guess you could say it is my passion! It has given my life another dimension that I truly enjoy!”
Marcia is the author of four books, SHADOW PATTERNS, SCENT OF LAVENDER, TIMSHEL, and her newest work, ADVENTURES OF ALEXIA A LAKE MAXINKUCKEE GIRL 1885.
Marcia is in the process of writing a sequel to her historical / fiction novel ADVENTURES OF ALEXIA A LAKE MAXINKUCKEE GIRL 1885.
She currently lives on Lake Maxinkuckee in Culver Indiana.