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Mother Stories

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Author: Maud Lindsay
Published: 1928
Language: English
Wordcount: 25,709 / 76 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 83.2
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 392
Added to site: 2005.05.29 10442

I have endeavored to write, for mothers and dear little children, a few simple stories, embodying some of the truths of Froebel's Mother Play. Most of these stories have been told and retold to little children, and are surrounded, in my eyes, by a halo of listening faces.

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The Wind's Work
Mrs. Tabby Gray
Fleet Wing and Sweet Voice
The Little Girl with the Light
The Little Gray Pony
How the Home Was Built
The Little Traveler
The Open Gate
Inside the Garden Gate
The Journey
Giant Energy and Fairy Skill
The Search for a Good Child
The Closing Door
The Minstrel's Song
Dust Under the Rug
The Story of Gretchen
The King's Birthday



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