Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 150,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

Ethel Morton at Rose House

Cover image for


Published: 1915
Language: English
Wordcount: 30,232 / 92 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 82.7
LoC Category: PZ
Series: Ethel Morton
Downloads: 368
Added to site: 2005.04.06 10153
Genre: Young Readers

Juvenile Library Girls Series

Show Excerpt

d her--and there was no one who knew her who did not love her--but her activity obliged her caretakers to be incessantly on the alert. Miss Merriam, the skilled young woman from the School of Mothercraft, who had pulled her through her period of greatest feebleness, now found herself sometimes quite outdone by the energy of her little charge.

The Ethels were always glad to relieve her of her responsibilities for an hour or two, and it was the afternoon of the day after Roger had reported his plan to the Club that found the cousins strolling down Church Street, "Ayleesabet" between them, clinging to a finger of each, not to help her stand upright but to serve as a pair of supports from which she might swing herself off the ground.

"See! She lifted her whole weight then!" exclaimed Ethel Blue. "We shall have to give up calling her 'baby' soon. She's becoming an acrobat!"

"It's all due to Miss Merriam. I wish she didn't look so tired the last few days."

Ethel Blue made no reply. She guessed some

Reader Reviews

Average Rating of 2 from 1 reviews: **

This book seems to pick up mid-series about a group of young people from well to do families who have formed a club to help others.

It's interesting enough, but as we're launched straight in with no background information I found it difficult to identify with any characters.

There are lengthy descriptions of how to build furniture from old boxes, should you so wish.



Join 150,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

login | register

User ID


reset password

Author of the Day

Vickie M McKeehan
If there are two things that Vickie McKeehan knows very well its romance and suspense. However, she doesn’t just love reading these type of books, but has also written numerous ones. Judging by the consistency at which her novels appear on Amazon’s Top 100 lists for these genres she also has a knack for creating characters who readers can identify with. Today we talk to Vickie about the first book in her The Evil Secrets trilogy, her journey as an author and what inspires her.
Read full interview...