Senior Project Advisor
Pandemic, Covid-19, Stories, Children's Book, Dear Future, Letters
Dear Future is a children’s book that gives the main character Lucy, and our younger readers, insight into life during the COVID-19 pandemic through the form of letters. In the story, Lucy decides to question her mother about the pandemic after vaguely hearing about it throughout her childhood. Lucy’s mother was also not alive during the pandemic, but shares letters written to Lucy’s namesake and grandmother Lucille. The letters throughout the story are real letters written by 17 anonymous individuals about their current Covid experiences. Through this book I hope to teach others in the future about the hardships we are currently facing and the strength we continuously develop to persevere.
Kerby, Sarah, "Dear Future" (2021). WWU Honors College Senior Projects. 517.
Subjects - Topical (LCSH)
COVID-19 Pandemic, 2020---Social aspects--Juvenile fiction
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