Jennie D. Lindquist
(Jennie Dorothea Lindquist)
(1899 - 1977)
An American of Swedish ancestry Jennie Lindquist was a librarian, author and editor at The Hornbook. She received Newbery Honors for her book “The Golden Name Day” in 1956.
The Crystal Tree (1966)
This is the third book of Nancy’s adventures in Sweden.
The Golden Name Day (1955)
Nancy is staying with her Swedish grandparents for a year. They have to figure out how to celebrate her nine year old name day since her name is not Swedish.