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They Loved to Laugh

Kathryn Worth

Tears and laughter alternate in this novel of a young girl's growth to womanhood in the 1830s. 16-year-old orphan Martitia Howland has been transplanted into a Quaker farm family of five intimidating sons and one disapproving daughter. As Martitia runs their gauntlet, she suffers their teasing but finally begins to bloom. Valiantly she acquires the...
Publish Date
1997
April 1
First Published in 1942
Goodreads rating
4.18
ISBN
9781883937164
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Feb 19, 2021
@ConMartin I loved this book      source