May 15, 2015

Lunch With Author, Barbara Anne Waite

Barb and Curt
Barb and Pallas
At the close of our beach trip, John and I met with Barb and her husband, Curt, for lunch in Oceanside. Barb and I became acquainted through email, and we set up a lunch date to meet.   Barb wrote a book that I loved, "Elsie - The Arizona Adventures of a Frontier Teacher 1913 - 1916", and she is working on her second book about Elsie's days on Palomar Mountain - I'm looking forward to reading that one too.  I was thrilled that she  signed a copy of the book for me as my copy is on my Kindle - thank you Barb.  Barb has an interesting website where she describes her book, and also includes interesting old photos.  In addition to the link in this post, I have also included a link to her website on my sidebar.  The book about Elsie can be purchased from her website as well as from Amazon - I highly recommend it!  It is a wonderful glimpse into life 100 years ago through Elsie's diary and letters home.

Barb's Book


lillianscupboard said...

Thank you for telling us about this book - I think it's one I would like. Wonderful that you had a chance to meet her.

Sue @ Miss Phoebes Perch said...

The book sounds great..I will have to get it. Thanks for letting us know about it! Sue

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