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Seventeen
     

Seventeen

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by Booth Tarkington
 

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The middle-class Baxter family enjoys a comfortable and placid life until the summer when their neighbors, the Parcher family, play host to an out-of-town visitor, Lola Pratt. An aspiring actress, Lola is a “howling belle of eighteen” who talks baby-talk “even at breakfast” and holds the center of attention wherever she goes. She instantly

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The middle-class Baxter family enjoys a comfortable and placid life until the summer when their neighbors, the Parcher family, play host to an out-of-town visitor, Lola Pratt. An aspiring actress, Lola is a “howling belle of eighteen” who talks baby-talk “even at breakfast” and holds the center of attention wherever she goes. She instantly captivates William with her beauty, her flirtatious manner, and her ever-present prop, a tiny white lap dog, Flopit. William is sure he has found True Love at Last.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781105800658
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
05/25/2012
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
562 KB

Meet the Author

Newton Booth Tarkington (1869 - 1946) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his Pulitzer Prize winning novels The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams, which also became a film by Orson Welles. He is one of only three novelists to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once, along with William Faulkner and John Updike. Tarkington chronicled Midwestern American life and the changes wrought by the economic boom times following the Civil War and up to World War I. --Wikipedia

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Seventeen 2.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 17 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Should I buy this book?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Never seen it i just thought of buying,and being the first of writting a comment
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
XD Supah bad.
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I think i'm gunna be so sick
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love john cena an sheamus the most but i alaso love many more
FrancesDoyle More than 1 year ago
I love this hilarious account of a 17-year-old boy falling in love in the early 1900s, but the free edition was full of typos and there were whole paragraphs that were illegible. I would recommend another edition.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
xD I am bad. *she giggles.*
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Didnt read it i just wanyed to be the irst 1 2 write a 5* review
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hello,
Colleen McMahon More than 1 year ago
heyy i didnt even read this book....i just felt lik bing the first 2 write something here! ;) hmmm i do wonder if this book is any good?? oh well im not getting it...not enough details in the very CONFUSING summary...