Dear Mr Beard, I sent my Magic Moments off yesterday, and that made
me think of you. I hope the cookies will remind Father of our life
here. Or maybe I should say what life used to be, before the war
changed everything . . . Hidden in the library of Delicious!
magazine young intern Billie discovers the wartime letters of
twelve-year-old Lulu Swan, written to distinguished food writer,
James Beard. Lulu’s can-do spirit in the face of food shortages and
other hardships help Billie come to terms with her own tragic past.
Until one day it occurs to her: Lulu Swan might still be alive...