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Poppy's Presents

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By: (1849-1939)

One day, Poppy gets told her mother has a present for her. But the neighbors laugh and say there is such a thing as too much of a good thing. What is the present?

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[Illustration: [ See p. 35.]

POPPY'S PRESENTS BY MRS. WALTON

Author of 'Christie's Old Organ,' 'A Peep Behind the Scenes,' etc.

London THE RELIGIOUS TRACT SOCIETY

56, PATERNOSTER ROW; AND 65, ST. PAUL'S CHURCHYARD

BUTLER & TANNER, THE SELWOOD PRINTING WORKS, FROME, AND LONDON.

CONTENTS.

I. THE LITTLE RED CLOAK 7

II. POPPY'S WORK 18

III. A HOLIDAY 26

IV. A LONG NIGHT 35

V. FOUND AT LAST 44

VI. POPPY WRITES A LETTER 53

VII. A VISIT FROM GRANDMOTHER 63

VIII. JACKY AND JEMMY 71

IX. JOHN HENRY'S BAIRN 81

X. THE MOTHER'S LEGACY 90

XI. THE STORY OF THE RING 100

XII. THE WONDERFUL FIRE 112

XIII. POPPY'S FATHER COMES HOME 119

CHAPTER I.

THE LITTLE RED CLOAK.

The great cathedral bell was striking twelve. Slowly and solemnly it struck, and as it did so people looked at their watches and altered their clocks, for every one in the great city kept time by that grave old bell... Continue reading book >>


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