Understood Betsy

Understood Betsy

By Dorothy Canfield Fisher

  • Category: Fantasy, Books, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Historical, Fiction & Literature, Short Stories, Short Stories, Reference
  • Type: ebook
  • Release Date: 2011-11-01
  • File Size: 370.61KB
  • Developer: Dorothy Canfield Fisher
  • App Ratings: 4.5/5 (27 App Reviews)
  • Price: $0.99
Score Ratings: 4.5
4.5
Based on 27 App Reviews
DOWNLOAD READ ONLINE

The file download will begin after you complete the registration. Downloader's Terms of Service | DMCA

Understood Betsy Details

Understood Betsy is a 1916 novel for children by Dorothy Canfield Fisher.


The story tells of Elizabeth Ann, a 9-year-old orphan who goes from a sheltered existence with her father's aunt Harriet and cousin Frances in the city, to living on a Vermont farm with her mother's family, the Putneys, whose child-rearing practices had always seemed suspect to Harriet and her daughter. In her new rural life, Elizabeth Ann comes to be nicknamed "Betsy," and to find that many activities that Frances had always thought too demanding for a little girl are considered, by the Putney family, routine activities for a child: walking to school alone, cooking, and having household duties to perform.


The child thrives in her new environment, learning to make butter, boil maple syrup, and tend the animals. When Frances announces she is to be married and has come to "save" Elizabeth Ann from the dreaded Putney cousins, she is amazed to discover that the little girl is quite content to stay. The story ends after Frances has returned home, with Betsy, her aunt Abigail, uncle Henry, and cousin Ann sitting quietly and happily around the fireplace enjoying the knowledge they will now be a family for good.

Reviews

  • 5
    By Conan B
    Finally I get this ebook, thanks for all these Understood Betsy I can get now!
  • 4
    By Jerri U
    My friends are so mad that they do not know how I have all the high quality ebook which they do not!
  • 3
    By Morse J
    Understood Betsy was the best books I ever buy. Understood Betsy did exactly what you said it does.
  • 4
    By Sybil E
    I would like to personally thank you for your outstanding books. It's really wonderful.
  • 3
    By Dewey K
    I will recommend you to my colleagues. Understood Betsy is the most valuable books we have EVER purchased. I'd be lost without this. I am completely blown away.
  • 3
    By Yoshi A
    hahahahaha
  • 1
    By Ivett L
    wtffff i do not understand this!