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Nan Sherwood at Lakeview Hall

Or the Mystery of the Haunted Boathouse

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Author: Annie Roe Carr
Published: 1916
Language: English
Wordcount: 49,963 / 151 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 68.2
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 721
Added to site: 2011.07.24 30483
Genre: Young Readers

rangely self-contained and competent. Not that she was other than a real, happy, hearty schoolgirl with a deal more than her share of animal spirits. She was so very much alive that it had been hard for her to keep her body still enough to satisfy her teachers at the Tillbury High School which, until the middle of the previous winter, she had attended with her chum.

Bess' father was well-to-do and Bess had had almost everything she really craved since the hour she was born, being the oldest of the "Harley tribe," as she expressed it. When it was decided that she should, at the end of her freshman year in high school, attend the preparatory school for girls, known as Lakeview Hall, Bess was determined that her chum, Nan Sherwood, should go with her.

But Nan's parents were not situated at all as were Bess Harley's--neither financially or otherwise. Mr. Robert Sherwood had been, for years, foreman of a department in the Atwater Mills. Suddenly the mills were closed and Nan's father--with multitudes



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