B Is For Betsy by Carolyn HaywoodB Is For Betsy by Carolyn Haywood

B Is For Betsy

byCarolyn Haywood

Paperback | May 1, 2004

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Carolyn Haywood's stories about her irrepressible character Betsy have never been out of print, and now, thanks to dynamic new covers, the Betsy books will find their way onto the bookshelves of modern young readers - and into the hearts of a whole new generation.Betsy is scared about going to first grade, but it turns out school is a great place. She learns about tadpoles and the true meaning of Thanksgiving, makes new friends, and has more fun than she'd ever imagined.
CAROLYN HAYWOOD (1898-1990) was a native of Philadelphia. One of America's most popular authors of children's books, she published her first book, B" Is for Betsy, in 1939, and wrote more than forty books in all. Many of her own childhood experiences can be found in her novels. "
Title:B Is For BetsyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 7.63 × 5.13 × 0.41 inPublished:May 1, 2004Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:015205099x

ISBN - 13:9780152050993

Appropriate for ages: 6

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Praise for B" Is for Betsy :"Simply and naturally [told]. . . . A pleasing addition to the list of realistic stories." - The New York Times Book Review "