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ISBN: 0440491797 / ISBN-13: 9780440491798

Understood Betsy


Sheltered, nine-year-old Elizabeth Ann is terrified when she is sent from her loving Aunt Frances to live with "those horrid Putney Vermont cousins". ... Show synopsis

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Overall customer rating: 4.750
Ann H

Understood Betsy

by Ann H on Feb 24, 2011

I read this book as a child and wanted to read it again to refresh my memory. It was every bit as delightful as it was then. More


Wonderful Book!

by mommyschooler on Jan 8, 2008

This is a wonderful read aloud with your children. A very heartwarming look at the past. More


Understood Betsy

by melody on May 17, 2007

This is a great book for read-aloud at school, and is a wonderful picture of the past. More


Classic Children's Literature

by VoraciousReader on Apr 5, 2007

Understood Betsey is a delightful story about a timid girl, dependent on her aunts, who is transformed into someone of character, strength, and ability. Betsey learns solid moral lessons, often through humorous mishaps, that readers of any age would do well to remember. She learns that doing something ... More

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