[Read] ➲ Peppermints in the Parlor ➮ Barbara Brooks Wallace – Anguillais.us

Peppermints in the Parlor Emily Luccock Is Looking Forward To Living At Sugar Hill HallShe Remembers Her Aunt And Uncle S Grand Old Mansion Well But This Time Things Are Different Her Aunt S Once Bright And Lively Home Is Now Dead With Silence Evil Lurks In Every Corner And The Dark, Shadowed Walls Watch And Whisper Late At Night Emily Is Desperate To Uncover The Truth About What Is Happening At Sugar Hill Hall But Time Is Running Out, And She Must Find A Way To Save The People And Home She Cares So Much About.

[Read] ➲ Peppermints in the Parlor  ➮ Barbara Brooks Wallace – Anguillais.us
  • Hardcover
  • 198 pages
  • Peppermints in the Parlor
  • Barbara Brooks Wallace
  • English
  • 27 May 2018
  • 068930790X

    10 thoughts on “[Read] ➲ Peppermints in the Parlor ➮ Barbara Brooks Wallace – Anguillais.us


  1. says:

    Cute alliterative title Cute Blanche Sims cover I was expecting something like a cross between A Little Princess and John Bellairs um, his books, that is This is a lot darker than that Have you read The Wolves of Willoughby Chase Imagine if the entire book were like the middle section, when Bonnie and Sylvia are sent to the horrible orphanage workhouse, where all the girls work their fingers to the bone while cold and hungry and afraid Anyone would bare tales for a morsel of food, so t Cute alliterative title Cute Blanche Sims cover I was expecting something like a cross between A Little Princess and John Bellairs um, his books, that is This is a lot darker than that Have you read The Wolves of Willoughby Chase Imagine if the entire book were like the middle section, when Bonnie and Sylvia are sent to th...


  2. says:

    What a fun way to introduce children to the mystery genre I loved this book each year my 4th grade class read it And looked forward to the month that we were reading mystery books to see the pleasure in the eyes of my students as we discussed the book You really need to read this charming book


  3. says:

    The predicament is reminiscent of The Wolves of Willoughby Chase and perhaps a little of A Little Princess The writing also has some of the flavor of Sid Fleischman All these are good things, and while this book doesn t quite measure up to Aiken s masterpiece, it s not just a pale imitation The main characters are well...


  4. says:

    In combination with the much better crafted A Little Princess of Frances Hodgson Burnett, this book shaped many years of my pretending to be an overworked starving orphan at the mercy of a cruel mistress who made me do chores Any resemblance to my actual mother is probably exaggerated and not really fair, but I can t help what I thought Other reasons I liked this book, which is entertaining and tolerably suspenseful the f...


  5. says:

    A great little mystery for kids Reminded me of a darker A Little Princess Filled with many different themes, this book may be one to read with your kids as it would bring up some good discussion topics.


  6. says:

    As someone who spends a good portion of their life reading, discussing, and thinking about middle grade lit, I have never heard of this book I found that quite surprising However, this little known gem is a really great read The book has a dark and gothic feel, yet it is innocent and wholesome at the same time Kids will be kept on the edge of their seats while they try to uncover the truth about Sugar Hill Mansion The homeschool mama in me found many opportunities to point out effective As someone who spends a good portion of their life reading, discussing, and thinking about middle grade lit, I have never heard of this book I found that quite surprising However, this little known gem is a really great ...


  7. says:

    I don t remember reading a gothic novel for kids, but I m glad I ve found one Actually, two I also just read The Wolves of Willoughby Chase, which was similar to this book Now I can t wait to share them with my students.The setting is The Best a fabulous old house gone to ruin and turned into an old folks home, of all things I m fairly neutral about the main character and her aunt, but the antagonists are pretty much priceless evil women who eat all the good food and have turned the poo I don t remember reading a gothic novel for kids, but I m glad I ve found one Actually, two I also just read The Wolves of Willoughby Chase, which was similar to this book Now I can t wait to share them with my students.The setting is The Best a...


  8. says:

    I probably would have beenimpressed if I had read it as a child but still found it very enjoyable.


  9. says:

    This book left an impression on me when it was first read to me about 30 years ago when I was in elementary school It was the first time I remember being completely knocked sideways by a plot twistsuch an impression that it...


  10. says:

    Cute book for young readers who are interested in mystery Gothic novels.

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