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The First book in the “Katy Did Series” A children's book about the adventures of a twelve-year-old American girl, Katy Carr, and her family who live in the 1860s. Katy is a tall untidy tomboy, forever getting into scrapes but wishing to be beautiful and beloved. When a terrible accident makes her an invalid, her illness and recovery gradually teach her to be as good and kind as she has always wanted. The Author modeled Katy on her own ...
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What Katy Did

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Overview

The First book in the “Katy Did Series” A children's book about the adventures of a twelve-year-old American girl, Katy Carr, and her family who live in the 1860s. Katy is a tall untidy tomboy, forever getting into scrapes but wishing to be beautiful and beloved. When a terrible accident makes her an invalid, her illness and recovery gradually teach her to be as good and kind as she has always wanted. The Author modeled Katy on her own childhood self, and the other 'Little Carrs' on her brothers and sisters. Illustrated.

I hope you enjoy this book. When I first started reading books on my Nook Library I noticed that there are many free classics available. However the formatting is terrible and some are unreadable because of errors in the text. Therefore, I decided to start publishing quality classics that included chapter breaks, table of contents, linked chapters, and illustrations when available. Keep your eye out for inspirational stories from us, EirenikosPress.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013749146
  • Publisher: EirenikosPress
  • Publication date: 1/15/2012
  • Series: Katy Did , #1
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 756,202
  • Age range: 9 - 12 Years
  • File size: 5 MB

Meet the Author

Sarah Chauncey Woolsey (January 29, 1835 – April 9, 1905) was an American children's author who wrote under the pen name Susan Coolidge.She is best known for her classic children's novel What Katy Did (1872). The fictional Carr family was modeled after her own, with Katy Carr inspired by Woolsey herself. The brothers and sisters were modeled on her four younger siblings
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 22, 2008

    A Must Read

    I love this book. There are five books in this series, and the first three are in print. They are this one'What Katy Did', and the next two'What Katy Did At School, What Katy Did Next. The other two'Clover, In the High Valley', are out of print. Everybody will like this book. All the books that I' ve read in this series are really goos'the ones in print', but this one is by far the best. Everybody has to read this book, it' s soo good!

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 30, 2001

    I am a Katie

    OH Ilove this book. it is one of my favite books. I will read it over and over. I don't know if you knew this is a seiers and it's almost 100 years old? Out of the 5 of the seiers olnly 2 are in print and I have 1 and otered 2.

    2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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