As Ever, Booky by Bernice Thurman HunterAs Ever, Booky by Bernice Thurman Hunter

As Ever, Booky

byBernice Thurman Hunter

Paperback | September 1, 2009

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Booky has matured since we first met her, but her spunk and humour remain in this final book of this beloved series!

Booky is back! Ever since she "romped through the Depression on her skinny legs", she has delighted readers with her feistiness and nerve. In this last book of the popular series, Booky finishes high school and lands her first job. She meets Lucy Maud Montgomery and begins her own writing career. No longer the scatterbrain she was in her younger years, Booky navigates through adolescence, falls in love and moves gracefully into adulthood.

This lovely reissue, with its updated look, will find its way into the hearts and minds of a whole new generation of Booky fans!

Bernice Thurman Hunter was born in 1922. She spent her adult years as an Eaton's employee, and did not publish her first book, That Scatterbrain Booky, until 1981, when she was a grandmother. She went on to write many more highly acclaimed historical novels, including two more in the Booky series. She received the 1989 Vicky Metcalf Aw...
Title:As Ever, BookyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:152 pages, 7.66 × 5.27 × 0.37 inPublished:September 1, 2009Publisher:Scholastic Canada LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545986206

ISBN - 13:9780545986205

Appropriate for ages: 9


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great read! I loved the Booky trilogy as a child and still love it as an adult. I cannot wait to read these books to my daughter.
Date published: 2017-09-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great ending! What a good way to end off the series. We see Booky now as a young adult--trying to finish up school and figure out her life. I so enjoy looking at her world through her perspective.
Date published: 2017-09-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Need. You need this book in your life. Especially if you have a young girl! It helps children understand the great depression and perhaps will even make them appreciate what they have even more than they do already!
Date published: 2016-12-07

Editorial Reviews

"As adults talk openly about job losses and market meltdowns...[these reissues]help children explore what happened years ago during the Great Depression." - The Chronicle Herald