Bachelor Girl by Roger Lea MacBrideBachelor Girl by Roger Lea MacBride

Bachelor Girl

byRoger Lea MacBride

Paperback | September 22, 1999

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In this eighth and final book of the Rose Years series, Rose has become an independent young woman. She leaves RockyRidge Farm, first for Kansas City to learn how to be a telegrapher, then for San Francisco. Her dream is to work for ayear or two, save a little money, and then marry Paul Cooley, her childhood sweetheart. But the big city has all sorts ofsurprises in store for Rose, and she finds that she's destined to travel a road she never even imagined.

Roger Lea MacBride, a close friend of Rose Wilder Lane's, was the author of the Rose Years novels.
Title:Bachelor GirlFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.51 inPublished:September 22, 1999Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0064406911

ISBN - 13:9780064406918

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sad that this is the end This is the last book in the series so it's pretty bittersweet. Love it, though.
Date published: 2017-03-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A well-rounded book I liked this story,At first,she seems determined,but when she mourns for Paul Cooley,she looked like a wimp.Still very good.Wish there were more in the series.
Date published: 2000-07-14

From Our Editors

Rose still dreams of one day marrying childhood sweetheart Paul Cooley. But when she leaves Rocky Ridge Farm, her job as a telegrapher takes her to San Francisco. Rose can’t believe the opportunities that exist in the big city. Will she forget her true love with all of these exciting new choices? Bachelor Girl is the final book of the Rose Years series.

Editorial Reviews

"A fine continuation of the beloved chronicle, in similar attractive format (including quietly evocative soft-pencil illustrations of places and things). . . . Peaceful, wholesome fare." (The Kirkus Reviews)