From Carolyn Haywood, author of the beloved Betsy series, here are four more classics for young readers. These adorable stories of childhood adventures are as fresh today as when they were written more than a half century ago. And now, thanks to dynamic new covers, they're ready to charm a whole new generation of readers.Merry Primrose Ramsay is only a little girl, but because of World War II, she must leave her family in England to live with relatives in America. At first it's not easy living in a new place, but life in America is full of fun. There's a picnic with her new classmates, a birthday party, and at Christmas, Merry receives the best present of all!
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|Grouped Work ID||1c4f1366-d483-432a-9bd2-97b380e0f24c|
|Grouping Title||primrose day|
|Grouping Author||haywood carolyn|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-08-06 04:40:45AM|
|Last Indexed||2018-09-18 04:52:42AM|
|author||Haywood, Carolyn, 1898-1990.|
|detailed_location_arlington||Westover Kids Fiction|
|display_description||During World War II, seven-year-old Merry Primrose Ramsay is sent from England to live with relatives in the United States, where, despite missing her parents and feeling homesick, she has many adventures while going to school and learning to fish and knit.|
|item_details||ils:.b13194999|.i16175992|Westover Kids Fiction|JF HAYWO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jul 26, 2018|wjf|||
|owning_library_arlington||Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover|
|record_details||ils:.b13194999|Book|Books||English|Harcourt,|2005.|166 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.|
|subject_facet||Aunts -- Juvenile fiction, Cousins -- Juvenile fiction, Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Homesickness -- Juvenile fiction, Uncles -- Juvenile fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- Evacuation of civilians -- Great Britain -- Juvenile fiction, World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Juvenile fiction|
|title_full||Primrose day / written and illustrated by Carolyn Haywood|