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The Betsy-Tacy Treasury : The First Four Betsy-Tacy Books
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Home Contact us Help Free delivery worldwide. Free delivery worldwide. Bestselling Series. Harry Potter. Popular Features. New Releases. Description "Some characters become your friends for life. That's how it was for me with Betsy-Tacy. Martin and Johanna Hurwitz The first four books in the beloved Betsy-Tacy series, together in one volume, ready to delight a new generation of readers--and to bring a grownup generation of readers back to the engrossing stories of their youth.
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Forewords by Judy Blume, Esther Hautzig, and Johanna Hurwitz, and the original illustrations by Lois Lenski, will make readers of all ages feel at home in the imaginative life of young Betsy Ray as she awakens to the challenges and triumphs of her home in Deep Valley Mankato , Minnesota. Other books in this series. Flow Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi. Add to basket. Sex at Dawn Christopher Ryan.
The Gift of Therapy Irvin Yalom. Soon she was writing poems and plays. When Maud was ten, a booklet of her poems was printed; and by age eighteen, she had sold her first short story.
In , she married Delos W. Lovelace, a newspaper reporter who later became a popular writer of short stories. Maud would tell her daughter bedtime stories about her childhood, and it was these stories that gave her the idea of writing the Betsy-Tacy books. Maud did not intend to write an entire series when Betsy-Tacy , the first book, was published in , but readers asked for more stories. Ray is like Tom Hart; Mrs.
In fact, so much in the books was taken from real life that it is sometimes difficult to draw the line between fact and fiction. And through the years, Maud received a great deal of fan mail from readers who were fascinated by the question—what is true, and what is made up? Few books engage readers of all ages and are passed from generation to generation as these books have. The honesty and detail of the books makes them interesting historical and social documents of the period, as well as entertaining reading for all ages.
All thirteen books in the Betsy-Tacy series were published by Thomas Y. Crowell Co. Due to their popularity and demand, they were reprinted in the s, s. In HarperCollins released a commemorative 60th anniversary edition. The books have been translated in many different languages including German, French, Italian and Japanese.
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