Riches to Rags : Book 1 of Treasures in India
Thirteen-year-old Lily fights to keep the life she loves ... best friend, Khiara, designer jeans, and most of all, her horse, Valiant. Losing it all, she arrives in India lonely and depressed. With a talent for finding trouble, she's abandoned on the night train, almost drowned, and the cause of a major traffic jam in the city. A beggar girl sings and skips by every day. Why is she so happy? Lily hast to know. Despite the danger, she sneaks out and follows the girl deep into the city. When Asha, the beggar girl, finds Lily, a friendship begins. Lily wakes in the night to sounds of a dangerous cyclone. She knows Asha's life is in danger. Can Lily do what it takes to rescue her? Will Lily sacrifice her last remaining treasure to save Asha?
- Paperback | 274 pages
- 139.7 x 215.9 x 17.53mm | 421.84g
- 09 Apr 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations
About Elizabeth Jones
Elizabeth Jones lives in the central valley of California with her husband Dennis and cat Lilybits. She is mother of two, and blessed grandmother of ten. For over twenty years, she wrote short stories for the teaching time at her local Awana Clubs International. The seeds of Riches to Rags began there. The best place to find Elizabeth is in her backyard reading, writing, gardening, and bird watching with Lilybits by her side or stalking the birds.