Janet Lambert





Janet Lambert

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Janet Lambert, born in Crawfordsville, Indiana, was a popular girls' story author from 1941 through 1969 (and beyond to today). She wrote 54 books during that time about a number of different girls and their families. Her most popular series were about the Parrishes and the Jordons. These stories, and many of her other series, became entwined as the various characters met each other, married, and then had kids of their own!

Janet, having an interest in both the theater and writing, decided to write her own plays in which to act. She did achieve her goal and appeared on Broadway. When she married a career Army officer, her life on stage came to a close, but her stories were still flowing. Knowing well the "life of the Army," many of Ms. Lambe...more


Average rating: 3.98 · 1,382 ratings · 69 reviews · 81 distinct works · Similar authors
Star Spangled Summer (Penny...
4.34 of 5 stars 4.34 avg rating — 112 ratings — published 1941 — 5 editions
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Dreams of Glory (Penny Parr...
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 71 ratings — published 1942 — 2 editions
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Practically Perfect (Penny ...
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 1947
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Glory Be! (Penny Parrish, #3)
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 66 ratings — published 1943
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Up Goes The Curtain (Penny ...
3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 60 ratings
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The Reluctant Heart (Penny ...
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 1950
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Just Jenifer (a Jordon fami...
3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 50 ratings — published 1946
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Friday's Child (Jordon Fami...
4.02 of 5 stars 4.02 avg rating — 45 ratings — published 2001
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Don't Cry Little Girl
4.35 of 5 stars 4.35 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1952
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Rainbow After Rain
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 2000
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