By: Bell, Caroline and Bell, Eddie. Edited by Alden Hatch.
Price: $35.00 USD
New York, Harcourt, Brace: 1941
Edition: Second Printing.
Seller ID: 25207
Binding: Hard Cover
112 pp, 8vo (8 3/16" H). "This is the unvarnished narrative of the adventures of Caroline and Eddie Bell, aged twelve and ten, who were among the first children sent from England to America in the summer of 1940. The man who asked them to write their own book said: 'Tell about the things you like and the things you don't like. Don't pull any punches. Americans can take it.' Americans can not only take it, but will love it. It is a gorgeous, high-spirited document. The impact of our daily routine, with its excitements and it disappointments too, seems just as diverting to us as it is ... View More...