The Camp Fire Girls at Sunrise Hill

The Camp Fire Girls at Sunrise Hill


  • Author : Margaret Vandercook
  • Publisher : 1st World Publishing
  • Release Date : 2004-12
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1595406778


The Camp Fire Girls at Sunrise Hill Book Description :

Purchase one of 1st World Library's Classic Books and help support our free internet library of downloadable eBooks. Visit us online at www.1stWorldLibrary.ORG - - "Oh dear, I do wish some one would invent something new for girls " she exclaimed, although there was no one in the room to hear her. "It seems to me that all girls do nowadays is to imitate boys. We play their games, read their old books and even do their work, when all the time girls are really wanting girl things. I agree with King Solomon: 'The thing that hath been, it is that which, shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done; and there is no new thing under the sun.' At least not for girls " Then with a laugh at her own pessimism, Betty, like Hamlet, having found rel...

Girls to the Rescue

Girls to the Rescue


  • Author : Emily Hamilton-Honey
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2020-05-25
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476668796


Girls to the Rescue Book Description :

During World War I, as young men journeyed overseas to battle, American women maintained the home front by knitting, fundraising, and conserving supplies. These became daily chores for young girls, but many longed to be part of a larger, more glorious war effort--and some were. A new genre of young adult books entered the market, written specifically with the young girls of the war period in mind and demonstrating the wartime activities of women and girls all over the world. Through fiction, girls could catch spies, cross battlefields, man machine guns, and blow up bridges. These adventurous heroines were contemporary feminist role models, creating avenues of leadership for women and inspiring individualism and self-discovery. The work presented here...

The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest

The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest


  • Author : Margaret Vandercook
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2009-02
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1409919552


The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest Book Description :

Margaret Vandercook, nee Womack (1876-? ) was an American author who wrote The Camp Fire Girls at Sunrise Hill (1913), The Camp Fire Girls Amid the Snows (1913), The Camp Fire Girls Across the Sea(s) (1914), The Camp Fire Girls in the Outside World (1914), The Camp Fire Girls' Careers (1915), The Ranch Girls at Rainbow Lodge (1911), The Ranch Girls' Pot of Gold (1912), The Ranch Girls at Boarding School (1913), The Ranch Girls in Europe (1914), The Red Cross Girls in the British Trenches (1916), The Red Cross Girls on the French Firing Line (1916), The Red Cross Girls in Belgium (1916) and The Red Cross Girls with the Russian Army (1916)....

Girls Series Books

Girls Series Books


  • Author : University of Minnesota. Children's Literature Research Collections
  • Publisher : Minneapolis : Children's Literature Research Collections, University of Minnesota Libraries
  • Release Date : 1978
  • Genre: Bibliographical literature
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015013535938


Girls Series Books Book Description :

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The Camp Fire Girls Amid the Snows

The Camp Fire Girls Amid the Snows


  • Author : Margaret Vandercook
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
  • Release Date : 1913
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : HARVARD:HN5HUN


The Camp Fire Girls Amid the Snows Book Description :

The snow was falling in heavy slashing sheets, and a December snowstorm in the New Hampshire hills means something more serious than a storm in city streets or even an equal downfall upon more level meadows and plains. Yet on this winter afternoon, about an hour before twilight and along the base of a hill where a rough road wandered between tall cedar and pine trees and low bushes and shrubs, there sounded continually above the snow's silencing two voices, sometimes laughing, occasionally singing a brief line or so, but more often talking. Accompanying them always was a steady jingling of bells....