Kit's Surprise: A Christmas Story, 1934 (The American Girls Collection, Book 3)

by Valerie Tripp

Paperback, 2000

Status

Available

Publication

American Girl (2000), Edition: First Printing, 73 pages

Description

In 1932, Kit faces a very different Christmas because of her family's financial problems and allows her pride to estrange her from her best friend.

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Rating

½ (42 ratings; 4)

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For nine-year-old Kit Kittredge, Christmas has become a difficult time of year. Her father lost his job because of the Depression, and her family may be evicted from their house. To help her parents, she has to spend every afternoon with her grumpy Uncle Hendrick and his even grumpier dog. Worst of
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all, Kit and her best friend, Ruthie, are no longer speaking to each other after a fight caused by Kit's pride.
"Kit's Surprise" is a very sweet and uplifting story about family and friends coming together at Christmastime. Valerie Tripp's writing is wonderful, as usual. I'd recommend this book for girls ages 8-12.
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Language

Original language

English

Physical description

8.5 inches

ISBN

1584850205 / 9781584850205

UPC

723232050208
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