The Original Elsie Dinsmore Collection: Book 02: Elsie's Holidays at Roselands

by Martha Finley
The Original Elsie Dinsmore Collection, Volume 2


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Retail: $8.95
Size: 5.125 x 7.5 inches
Binding: Paper
Pages: 284
Pub Date: 2009
Volumes in Series: 28
ISBN: 9781598564013
ISBN-13: 9781598564013
Item Number: 564013
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Product Description

Enter the world of Elsie Dinsmore! These nineteenth-century fictional chronicles of a beautiful young heiress in the Civil War South have captivated generations of 10– to 14–year-old readers eager to follow Elsie’s life from childhood to motherhood and beyond. Covers feature custom illustrations.

Elsie’s Holidays at Roselands, Book 2: Christmas is disrupted when Elsie must disobey her father in a matter of faith and conscience. Will her life-threatening illness change his heart?

Author Bio

Martha Finley (1828–1909), the daughter of a Presbyterian minister, was a school teacher and author of numerous articles, essays, and books, the most well-known being the 28 volumes of her Elsie Dinsmore series. Turning to writing stories for young people as a means of supporting herself after a serious injury, Finley sold more books than any other children’s author of her day, with the exception of Louisa May Alcott.

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