Dora at Follyfoot [ebook or Pdf] Author Monica Dickens

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Dora at Follyfoot

A story featuring the characters who first appeared in Follyfoot With the Colonel away Dora a. An op shop find 50c A pony book that wasn t one of my favourites back when I was a kid but oh boy did I enjoy it this time around Wonderfully written great plot and the warmth gentle humour and characters behaving decently that I expect in pony storiesI ll take Monica s writing over grandfather Charles any day

summary Dora at Follyfoot

E everyone at the farm helps her to win the Moonlight Pony Steeplechase and pay back the mone. This is the first book I read in one day when I was about 10 Since then I have always had a book on the go

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Nd Steve are left in charge of Follyfoot Farm When Dora decides to buy Amigo an old lame hors. I recently reread all the Monica Dickens children s novels that I read during my childhood and it struck me what a brilliant and totally underrated writer this lady was At a time when writers were still allowed to be creative imaginative and different and not everything was edited to sleek perfection she created works that were fresh real and often acutely to the point Her observations of how the human race interacts and her characterisations are spot on only she gets people down to a t in one brief sentence unlike her grandfather who needed reams of paper to achieve the same I know which Dickens works I would take on a desert island with me


About the Author: Monica Dickens

From the publisher MONICA DICKENS born in 1915 was brought up in London Her mother's German origins and her Catholicism gave her the detached eye of an outsider; at St Paul's Girls' School she was under occupied and rebellious After drama school she was a debutante before working as a cook One Pair of Hands 1937 her first book described life in the kitchens of Kensington It was the firs



4 thoughts on “Dora at Follyfoot

  1. says:

    An op shop find 50c A pony book that wasn't one of my favourites back when I was a kid but oh boy did I enjoy it this time around Wonderfully

  2. says:

    I recently reread all the Monica Dickens children's novels that I read during my childhood and it struck me wha

  3. says:

    This is the first book I read in one day when I was about 10 Since then I have always had a book on the go

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