Play Days (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): A Book of Stories for Children

Play Days (Barnes & Noble Digital Library): A Book of Stories for Children

by Sarah Orne Jewett

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Overview

This lively collection of stories for and about children was originally published in 1878. The tales are both clever and charming and are filled with a simple humor that today’s children are sure to appreciate. The selections include “Nancy’s Doll,” “The Best China Saucer,” “The Kitten’s Ghost,” and “The Shipwrecked Buttons.”

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781411442092
Publisher: Barnes & Noble
Publication date: 03/15/2011
Series: Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 213
File size: 218 KB
Age Range: 3 Months to 18 Years

About the Author

Sarah Orne Jewett (1849–1909) was an American novelist and author of children’s books. Raised in Maine, she spent much of her life there, depicting the people and places of New England. She was one of the first American writers to elevate setting and characterization over plot. Her work has influenced feminist authors such as Willa Cather, Kate Chopin, and Mary Wilkins Freeman.

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