Patty's Social Season

Cover image for

Download


Author: Carolyn Wells
Published: 1913
Language: English
Wordcount: 65,651 / 193 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 84.2
LoC Category: PS
Series: Patty Fairfield
Downloads: 802
Added to site: 2008.06.21
mnybks.net#: 21304
Origin: gutenberg.org
Excerpt

s Chicago home and come to spend the winter in New York, that Mona might be near Patty, whom she adored. The Galbraiths were living for the winter at the Plaza Hotel, and Patty, who had grown fond of Mona, was glad to have her friend so near her.

"She's a fine girl," Mr. Galbraith repeated, "and a good-looking girl." He paused a moment, and then added in a sudden burst of confidence, "but, Patty, I wish she had a mother. You know how I idolise her, but I can't do for her what a mother would do. I've urged her to have a chaperon or a companion of some sort, but she won't do it. She says a father is chaperon enough for her, and so we live alone in that big hotel, and I'm afraid it isn't right. Right for her, I mean. I don't care a snap about conventions, but Mona is impulsive, even headstrong, and I wish she had an older woman to guide and advise her."

"I wish she did, Mr. Galbraith," said Patty, earnestly, for the two were chatting by themselves, and no one else was within hearing. "I've thought

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells - Free eBook

Astray in Couper

Matty Cruz Adventure Book 1
R. Marquez

When the economic downturn ends Matty Cruz’s co... Read more

Cover image for Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells - Free eBook

Loose Ends

A California Corwin P. I. Mystery
David VanDyke

"Loose Ends was a great read, if you're looking... Read more

Cover image for Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells - 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 Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells - 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 Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells - 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 Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... 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
Pollyanna
by Eleanor Hodgman Porter
Treasure Island
by Robert Louis Stevenson
Pollyanna Grows Up
by Eleanor Hodgman Porter
ABC's of Science
by Charles Oliver
Black Beauty
by Anna Sewell
Through the Looking Glass
by Lewis Carroll
All the Way to Fairyland
by Evelyn Sharp

See more popular titles from this genre.