Ellen Foster

By Kaye Gibbons

The story of a young girl named Ellen

Ellen Foster is a young girl when her mother passes away. Her father has mistreated her for years, but she has managed to survive with courage and wit. She is passed from one home to the next and never feels truly loved, but she always manages to have a positive outlook on the future. Will Ellen be able to find a loving home and a forever family?

The Strongest of Them All

Ellen approaches each situation in her life with courage and a bit of humor. Although she is a young girl, she must grow up very quickly in order to take care of herself. Her life has been rough, but she perseveres in each circumstance that comes her way.