Betty's Happy Year

- Carolyn Wells

182 Pages
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Summary

‘Betty’s Happy Year’ is a children’s story from prolific American author Carolyn Wells. Young Betty McGuire and her friends have all sorts of fun and adventures. They visit New York, take sleigh rides, marvel at theatre shows, and attend a range of parties. A charming children’s story from the turn of the century.

Carolyn Wells (1862-1942) was a prolific American novelist and poet, best known for her children’s literature, mystery novels and humorous verse. Following school in New Jersey, Wells worked as a librarian, where she developed her love of reading. It was during 1896 that Wells' first book ‘At the Sign of the Sphinx’ was published. From 1900 she dedicated herself to her literary career, writing over 170 novels in total across a range of genres. Some of her most loved works include the ‘Patty Fairfield’ and ‘Marjorie Maynard’ series for girls, as well as the ‘Fleming Stone’ mystery series for adults. Wells is also well-known for her humorous nonsense verse, and was a frequent contributor of verse to magazines. She published an autobiography ‘The Rest of my Life’ in 1937. Wells died in New York City in 1942.
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Format:
E-book
Pages E-book:
182
Languages:
English
Published:
02/11/2021
Publisher E-Book:
Saga Egmont
ISBN E-book:
9788726895377

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