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The Holidays by Comtesse de Ségur

The Holidays (1859)

by Comtesse de Ségur

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Series: Fleurville (3)

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La série s'essouffle; les enfants commencent à devenir prétentieux dans toute leur bonté ( )
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Camille and Madeleine along with their friends Marguerite and Sophie are waiting excitedly for their cousins to arrive for the Summer holidays. The children fill their days building cabins, having picnics and games of hide and seek but things nearly go wrong when Sophie, hiding in an hollowed out tree trunk but is unable to climb out. But things really get exciting when Sophie's mother and cousin Paul unexpectedly return, it turns out they had escaped the shipwreck in which they were thought to have drowned and had made their way to a foreign land!
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Camille, Madeleine, Marguerite and Sophie eagerly await the arrival of their cousins for the long summer holidays. They pass the time with picnics in the forest and games of hide and seek. Then Marguerite's father returns unexpectedly from distant lands, bringing with him tales of shipwreck and adventure.… (more)

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