Five Little Peppers and How They Grew Author:Margaret Sidney Circa 1960 — This is the famous story of a family that everyone envies because they have such good times together, even though they have very little money and a great many problems. — Mamsie and her five children live in a plain little brown house where she struggles to feed and clothe her lively brood. The family has little in the way of luxury a... more »nd hardly any of the things that most people take for granted. Even when it comes to baking a birthday cake, they have to think twice before they can scrape up enough money to put in raisins!
But they have such fun and good times together and love one another so dearly that when a very rich little boy discovers they warmth and happiness that flood the little brown house, he feels himself lucky to be let in. And, as it turns out, his coming brings luck to the Five Little Peppers too.« less