Practically Seventeen - Tobey Heydon Author:Rosamond du Jardin Tobey Heydon, an attractive, fun-loving teenage girl, here reveals her inmost thoughts about her family, herself and her first boyfriend. — In recent years, permanent recognition an popularity have been accorded the "junior novel"-the story that records truthfully the modern girl's dream of life and romance and her ways of adjusting to her school... more » and family experiences. Practically Seventeen is such a book - as full of life as the junior prom.
Her is Tobey Heydon's own story of the months before her seventeenth birthday , lived in the midst of a spirited small-town family. Alive, believable, full of humor and true commentary on teen-age life and thinking, the story will catch the fancy of young moderns everywhere.
In this, the first of her many popular stories for teen-age girls, Rosamond du Jardin has completely caught the modern teen-age idiom and tempo. She knows exactly what seventeen-year-old girls love to read.« less