felicity Learns a Lesson Author:Valerie Tripp Felicity is sent to Miss Manderly's house to learn to be a polite gentle woman. She practices elegant penmanship, fancy stitchery, formal dancing, and the proper way to serve tea. Two sisters from England join the lessons, and one of them Elizabeth, becomes Felicity's best friend. Learning the tea ceremony is great fun, until Felicity;s father d... more »ecides that the kings tax on tea is unfair, and he refuses to sell tea in his tea or to drink it in the Merrimam household. How can Felicity continue the tea lessons she loves and still be loyal to her father?
Felicity learns a lesson is the second in a series of beautifully illustrated books about growing up in Colonial America.« less