Halfpenny Linda
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Halfpenny Linda

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Linda has had way too much fun in her California high school and practically fails out. Despairing, her parents send her to visit relatives in England for a year, where she has to shape up and become less spoiled. Not unexpectedly, she also finds an eligible young man, spending his junior year abroad.
185 pages
Published 1963 by Funk & Wagnalls
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Alana
Mar 12, 2008 Alana rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: teenage girls ages 12 and up
I read this as a young teen and I really liked it. It is an early 60's teen novel that has nothing bad in it. The main character in the book is mainly concerned that she is not allowed to wear make up while she is living with her relatives in England. I like reading about a different time where even the rules of dating were a little different. A fun book to read.
Sydney
My mom read it... she ended up going to england and this book inspired her to do it...
I read it... and now I REALLY want to be english....
Olivia
Jan 24, 2008 Olivia rated it 5 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: all my best friends
This is the best book from my whole childhood.
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