Lillian Gardner, a healer in the making using natural medicines, is certain she is the black sheep of the family. In an attempt to prove she is of value, she sets off into the wilds of Eastern Washington and Indian Territory with Doctor Mali Maddox, an elderly Welsh female physician whose husband has recently passed away. She hopes to marry her knowledge of herbal remedies learned from her mother and an Indian healer with new ways of western medicine. Will Lillian discover her true calling? Will she be respected as a female physician in training?
Will Rogers Medallion Award
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“Lillian’s Legacy is an inspirational and triumphant story about a young girl on a quest to find herself and learning to overcome what holds her back.”
“Ms Peone’s development of diverse and captivating characters adds depth to her writing and grabs the reader’s imagination in compelling and riveting ways.”
"I love this story. I would follow Lillian anywhere, into her next book if there is one. She is a sweet,
brave, good-hearted, well-developed character. The writing is lively and detailed. I could see, hear, smell, and feel the land."
"Just finished reading Lillian's Legacy. I loved every second that I was transported back into time with this book. A great book is when you've finished the book and are saddened that you finished but excited to read the next to come!! Thank you Carmen for taking me on an adventure through Lillian!!"