American Girls Marie-Grace and Cecile 

American Girl, June 2011

Written by Denise Lewis Patrick and Sarah Masters Buckey
Illustrated by Christine Kornacki

Set in 1850s New Orleans, the story behind this “friendship pair” is that of the daughter of a white do-gooder doctor newly arrived in the city, Marie-Grace Gardner, who gradually becomes friends with wealthy Creole Cécile Rey, and the two go on to have a variety of learning adventures.

Six Book Historical American Girl Doll Series:
Meet Marie-Grace
Meet Cecile
Marie-Grace and the Orphans
Troubles for Cecile
Marie-Grace Makes a Difference
Cecile's Gift