The Original Elsie Dinsmore Collection: Book 28: Elsie and Her Namesakes

by Martha Finley
Elsie Dinsmore, Volume 28

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Retail: $8.95
Size: 5.125 x 7.5 inches
Binding: Paper
Pages: 184
Pub Date: 2012
Volumes in Series: 28
ISBN: 9781598564280
ISBN-13: 9781598564280
Item Number: 564280

Product Description

More stories of faith, family, and fun in the ongoing Elsie Dinsmore series

Enter the world of Elsie Dinsmore! Christian values, innocent romance, family fun, and lasting lessons have captivated generations of girls eager to follow Elsie’s life from childhood to motherhood and beyond.

Elsie and Her Namesakes, Book 28: Harold Travilla marries Gracie Raymond on New Year’s Day. The happy couple honeymoons at Viamede, Grandmother Elsie’s Louisiana plantation, and the rest of the family travels on the Dolphin to join them. Along the way, Grandmother Elsie and Captain Raymond regale the children with tales from Southern history, and Cousin Ronald entertains them with stories of his native Scotland. Lucille and Chester welcome a healthy baby boy to their family.

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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