Publisher: Books in Motion
LADDIE, is a captivating, good-humored look at family life in the early 1900’s in a small farming community in Indiana. The story is told in the first person narrative by the youngest in a family of twelve children, known only as “Little Sister”. Through her eyes the listener experiences the lives, loves, and tribulations of her family. But it is Laddie, her eighteen-year-old brother, whom she is the most proud. Life becomes complicated when Laddie falls in love with a British girl. A clash of cultures and values has both Laddie’s parents, and those of his sweethearts at odds, forcing the young couple to find a way to make their budding romance work.