Five Little Peppers Midway Author:Margaret Sidney It's five years later for the children of "Five Little Peppers and How They Grew". Now the Peppers and their Mamsie are living with gruff, kindly Mr. King; his grandson Jasper; and the Whitneys--three families together in Mr. King's grand mansion, and what times they have: parties, outings, tricks, theatricals, dances. — The Pepper family's days ... more »of powerty in "the little brown house" are behind them, but not their fond memories of life there. In "Five Little Peppers Midway" new adventures await them as they grow--including a new father, and a whole new future together.
It's hard to imagine that anything could threaten the Peppers' happiness, yet haughty Mrs. Chatterton, Mr. King's spiteful cousin, is determined to spoil things for them. And Phronsie is the key to Mrs. Chatterton's frightful plan!
"Five Little Peppers Midway flows through a special land that we all believe in, in our secret hearts--that place where good things happen, we win the lottery, surprises are planned for us, people are kind, we love and are loved back." -- Ouida Sebestyen« less