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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

By Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith

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Title: Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm  
Author: Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith
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Language: English
Subject: Fiction, Children's literature, Children's fiction
Collections: Children's Literature Collection
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Publisher: World Public Library Association

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Wiggin, K. D. (n.d.). Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm. Retrieved from http://hawaiilibrary.net/


Excerpt
Excerpt: WE ARE SEVEN. THE old stage coach was rumbling along the dusty road that runs from Maplewood to Riverboro. The day was as warm as midsummer, though it was only the middle of May, and Mr. Jeremiah Cobb was favoring the horses as much as possible, yet never losing sight of the fact that he carried the mail. The hills were many, and the reins lay loosely in his hands as he lolled back in his seat and extended one foot and leg luxuriously over the dashboard. His brimmed hat of worn felt was well pulled over his eyes, and he revolved a quid of tobacco in his left cheek. There was one passenger in the coach, a small dark-haired person in a glossy buff calico dress. She was so slender and so stiffly starched that she slid from space to space on the leather cushions, though she braced herself against the middle seat with her feet and extended her cotton-gloved hands on each side, in order to maintain some sort of balance. Whenever the wheels sank farther than usual into a rut, or jolted suddenly over a stone, she bounded involuntarily into the air, came down again, pushed back her funny little straw hat, and picked up or settled more firmly a small pink sun...

Table of Contents
Table of Contents: I. WE ARE SEVEN, 3 -- II. REBECCA'S RELATIONS, 23 -- III. A DIFFERENCE IN HEARTS, 31 -- IV. REBECCA'S POINT OF VIEW, 43 -- V. WISDOM'S WAYS, 49 -- VI. SUNSHINE IN A SHADY PLACE, 63 -- VII. RIVERBORO SECRETS, 73 -- VIII. COLOR OF ROSE, 83 -- IX ASHES OF ROSES, 90 -- X. RAINBOW BRIDGES, 100 -- XI. THE STIRRING OF THE POWERS, 109 -- XII. SEE THE PALE MARTYR, 118 -- XIII. SNOW-WHITE; ROSE-RED, 131 -- XIV. MR. ALADDIN, 139 -- XV. THE BANQUET LAMP, 149 -- XVI. SEASONS OF GROWTH, 159 -- XVII. GRAY DAYS AND GOLD, 171 -- XVIII. REBECCA REPRESENTS THE FAMILY, 180 -- XIX. DEACON ISRAEL'S SUCCESSOR, 191 -- XX. A CHANGE OF HEART, 201 -- XXI. THE SKY LINE WIDENS, 211 -- XXII. CLOVER BLOSSOMS AND SUNFLOWERS, 224 -- XXIII. THE HILL DIFFICULTY, 239 -- XXIV. ALADDIN RUBS HIS LAMP, 247 -- XXV. ROSES OF JOY, 258 -- XXVI. OVER THE TEACUPS, 272

 

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