The newest series of American Girl books features not one girl but two!  Meet Marie-Grace and Cécile.  The setting of the books is New Orleans in 1853.  Marie-Grace is the daughter of a doctor who recently moved to New Orleans.  Cécile comes from a prosperous family of free people of color.  The two girls form an unlkely friendship as a yellow fever epidemic sweeps through the city.  This new American Girl series is filled with inspiring lessons of compassion, courage, and friendship.

Meet Marie-Grace by Sarah Masters Buckey

Meet Cécile by Denise Lewis Patrick

Marie-Grace and the Orphans by Sarah Masters Buckey

Troubles for Cécile by Denise Lewis Patrick

Marie-Grace Makes a Difference by Sarah Masters Buckey

Cécile's Gift by Denise Lewis Patrick