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Laddie: A True Blue Story (1913)
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0253204585, Paperback)
Loosely based on Stratton-Porter’s own childhood, Laddie is a double tale—the classic poor-boy/rich-girl romance and the story of a child of nature and her idyllic childhood.
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A captivating, good-humored look at family life in the early 1900's in a small farming community in Indiana. The story is told in the first person narrative by the youngest in a family of twelve children, known only as "Little Sister". Through her eyes the listener experiences the lives, loves, and tribulations of her family. But it is Laddie, her 18-year old brother, whom she is the most proud. Life becomes complicated when he falls in love with a British girl. A clas of cultures and values has both Laddie's parents, and those of his sweethearts at odds, forcing the young couple to find a way to make their budding romance work.
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