Belles On Their Toes by Frank B. GilbrethBelles On Their Toes by Frank B. Gilbreth

Belles On Their Toes

byFrank B. Gilbreth

Paperback | December 16, 2003

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Life is very different now in the rambling Gilbreth house.When the youngest was two and the oldest eighteen, Dad died and Mother bravely took over his business. Now, to keep the family together, everyone has to pitch in and pinch pennies. The resourceful clan rises to every crisis with a marvelous sense of fun -- whether it's battling chicken pox, giving the boot to an unwelcome boyfriend, or even meeting the President. And the few distasteful things they can't overcome -- like castor oil -- they swallow with good humor and good grace. Belles on Their Toes is a warm, wonderful, and entertaining sequel to Cheaper by the Dozen.

Frank B. Gilbreth Jr. was born in 1911 in Plainfield, New Jersey, and graduated from the University of Michigan. He became a lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy during World War II and received a Bronze Star and Air Medal. In 1947, he joined the staff of what is now the Post and Courier in Charleston, South Carolina. A columnist and...
Title:Belles On Their ToesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.54 inPublished:December 16, 2003Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060598239

ISBN - 13:9780060598235


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic Sequel This is a fantastic sequel to Cheaper by the Dozen. It chronicles the family's life after the father passes away and the children become teenagers. Makes you wish you were a member of the family!
Date published: 2017-12-27