Dotty Dimple at Home

Cover image for

Download


Author: Sophie May (Rebecca Sophie Clarke)
Published: 1870
Language: English
Wordcount: 22,959 / 73 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 90.6
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 428
Added to site: 2008.05.09
mnybks.net#: 20808
Genre: Young Readers
Excerpt

a hard knot. The story was rather too personal.

"Was the little girl pretty?" said she, trying to change the subject.

"Not very pretty, I think. Her skin was dark; her eyes were black, and remarkably bright. When I saw her, she was thirteen years old; and you may know, Dotty, that by that time her face could not well be very pleasant: temper always leaves its marks."

Dotty looked at her little plump hands, as if she expected to see black spots on them.

"Sometimes Harriet beat her head against the wall so violently that there seemed to be danger of her dashing her brains out."

Dotty looked up quite bravely. This dreadful little girl was worse than she had ever been! O, yes!

"Wasn't she crazy, mamma?"

Mrs. Parlin shook her head.

"No, I am afraid not, dear. Only, when she allowed anger to stay in her heart, it made her feel blind and dizzy. Perhaps she was crazy for the time."

Dotty hung her head again. She remembered how blind and dizzy sh

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Dotty Dimple at Home by Sophie May - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for Dotty Dimple at Home by Sophie May - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for Dotty Dimple at Home by Sophie May - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for Dotty Dimple at Home by Sophie May - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for Dotty Dimple at Home by Sophie May - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for Dotty Dimple at Home by Sophie May - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Alice in Wonderland
by Lewis Carroll
Rebecca Mary
by Annie Hamilton Donnell
ABC's of Science
by Charles Oliver
Anne of Green Gables
by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Aesop's Fables
by Aesop
Treasure Island
by Robert Louis Stevenson
Little Women
by Louisa May Alcott

See more popular titles from this genre.