As the last surviving relative of the Winthrop's, Carly O'Donnell, inherits her great uncle's Massachusetts home, only to find it haunted by the spirited ghost of his daughter, who shows Carly's sons the secret that lies within its walls. In her new historical fiction children's novel, The Secret at the Winthrop House, Joanne D. Saunders, embarks upon a journey linking the present to the past through the ghost of Sarah Winthrop and her present day cousins, Justin and Christopher. rn rn rn rn Together the trio uncovers the magic of an heirloom left in the house that enables them to travel back in time and meet the heroes of their past. Their journeys are full of adventure, mystery and new discoveries as the young travelers discover their heritage and form strong family ties. The whole family will want to join in the adventure and discover The Secret at the Winthrop House.