Lydia and the Island Kingdom

A Story Based on the Real Life of Princess Liliuokalani of Hawaii

Lydia and the Island Kingdom

Illustrated by: Nonna Aleshina
For Ages: 6 - 8
Young Princess Lydia has always loved her Hawaiian customs. But as American influences begin to take over, she realizes that her family's old ways are disappearing. She wants to help -- but how? Lydia commits the grand old stories of her culture to paper so they will always be remembered. And she realizes the comfort they bring in a time of change.
  • Simon Spotlight | 
  • 48 pages | 
  • ISBN 9780689871993 | 
  • December 2007 | 
  • Grades 1 - 3 | 
  • Lexile 560L

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About the Author

Joan Holub

Joan Holub has authored and/or illustrated over 140 children’s books, including the Goddess Girls series, the Heroes in Training series, the New York Times bestselling picture book Mighty Dads (illustrated by James Dean), and Little Red Writing (illustrated by Melissa Sweet). She lives in North Carolina and is online at JoanHolub.com.

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