Very Funny, Elizabeth! (American Girl)

by Valerie Tripp

Other authorsDan Andreasen (Illustrator), Tamara England (Editor)
Paperback, 2005


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American Girl (2005), Paperback, 96 pages


Elizabeth Cole and her best friend Felicity are known as pranksters in colonial Virginia and their favorite target is Elizabeth's older sister Annabelle, but when Annabelle becomes engaged the girls get into big trouble.

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LibraryThing member t1bclasslibrary
Elizabeth and Felicity have a lot of fun playing tricks on Annabelle, but Elizabeth says it is just to show Annabelle how silly she acts. When Annabelle gets engaged to an English Lord, Elizabeth is upset by how little character he has, and how completely bossy his older sister is. She tries to
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show Annabelle with tricks, but her plan backfires and she is told that she must go back to England. Annabelle does, however, come to her senses, and breaks off the engagement with the young lord who has decided to fight for England after talking with Ben.
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LibraryThing member padame
Elizabeth Cole and her best friend, Felicity, are “the merriest girls in Virginia”—at lest that’s what Felicity’s father calls them. The merry friends think it’s very funny to play tricks on Elizabeth’s snobby older sister, Annabelle. When Annabelle Bananabelle becomes engaged,
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Elizabeth and Felicity’s mischief heats up—until Elizabeth finds herself in big trouble! Can the girls find a way to cool things down?
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LibraryThing member Impy
It's a shame Valerie Tripp seems to have lost her mind for this go round, because this Elizabeth? Is nothing like the Elizabeth seen in any of the other Felicity books. It's one of the few times I should have taken one look at the cover, noted how much I didn't like it, and stayed far, far away.
LibraryThing member momma2
A review by Ashlyn: I think they played really good pranks on Annabelle and I couldn't stop reading it because it was such a good book. It was hard to put it down.


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96 p.; 8.84 inches


1593690614 / 9781593690618



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