Maud Hart Lovelace's Deep Valley by Schraeder.

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Deep Valley Lovelace Guide Schrader
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Maud Hart Lovelace's Deep Valley:A Guidebook of Mankato Places in the Betsy-Tacy Series By Julie A. Schrader

Mankato, Minnesota: Minnesota Heritage Publishing, softcover, 415 photos; 336 pp.

You can order directly from this family firm, and request a signed copy if you would like. At present, 3/11, there is a 25% price reduction on this book.

Excerpt from the review, which includes additional details and photos: "Step into the pages of Maud Hart Lovelace's "Deep Valley" during the early 1900s......This guidebook is designed to take you on a tour of the Mankato places Maud so accurately describes in her Betsy-Tacy series books. Some of the many places included are the Carnegie Library, Pleasant Grove School, the High School, Lincoln Park, Saulpaugh Hotel, Front Street, the Opera House and the Majestic Theater as well as the homes of her characters." Among other positions she has held, Julie Schrader was the executive director for the national Betsy-Tacy Society for eight years and the editor of the Katoland Connection newspaper for seven years.