Book Reviews of Party Shoes

Party Shoes
Party Shoes
Author: Noel Streatfeild
ISBN-13: 9780192752536
ISBN-10: 0192752537
Publication Date: 9/2002
Pages: 254
Reading Level: Young Adult
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.

3 stars, based on 2 ratings
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Book Type: Paperback
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This is my least favorite of Streatfeild's "Shoes" books - it seems slow in contrast to the others. During WW-II, Selina, whose parents are in Asia and who is living in England with her doctor uncle and his wife and children, receives from a relative in the USA a beautiful party dress with matching shoes. The children decide to put on a pageant featuring Selina in her dress, to raise money for the war effort, and involving many of the village people. Various difficulties ensue.
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Not Streatfield's best, but an interesting story in war time England. Children put on a benefit in aid of soldiers despite difficulties.