Dolls are some of the most beloved companions girls can possess. TheHitty: Her First Hundred Years Hardcover Book brings one doll in particular, Hitty (or Mehitable, as she was originally named), to life. The book tells of Hitty's creation in the early 1800s for a little girl in Maine named Phoebe. The reader follows the story of Hitty's first hundred years through her own charming point of view. She recounts the time spent with her first friend and the many adventures that ensue over the course of her life as a well-loved doll. For ages 8 and up.
• Offers a glimpse into history • Features beautiful illustrations • Winner of the Newberry Award