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
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Average rating: 4.03 · 1,963 ratings · 182 reviews · 60 distinct works · Similar authors
Star Spangled Summer (Penny...

4.35 avg rating — 160 ratings — published 1941 — 6 editions
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Dreams of Glory (Penny Parr...

4.20 avg rating — 102 ratings — published 1942 — 3 editions
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Glory Be! (Penny Parrish, #3)

4.24 avg rating — 97 ratings — published 1943 — 2 editions
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Practically Perfect (Penny ...

4.20 avg rating — 96 ratings — published 1947 — 2 editions
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Up Goes the Curtain (Penny ...

4.11 avg rating — 88 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Just Jenifer (Jordon Family...

4.03 avg rating — 73 ratings — published 1946 — 3 editions
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The Reluctant Heart (Penny ...

4.01 avg rating — 73 ratings — published 1950 — 2 editions
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Miss Tippy (Tippy Parrish, #1)

4.21 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 1948 — 4 editions
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Don't Cry Little Girl (Tipp...

4.40 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 1952 — 3 editions
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Rainbow After Rain (Tippy P...

4.23 avg rating — 57 ratings — published 1953 — 2 editions
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“Now that we have discussed the weather and exchanged compliments, how about showing me your loot?”
Janet Lambert

“His heart was dancing far ahead of his feet.”
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“Peter took a long swallow and winked at her over his glass. 'Shall we dance?' he asked, wanting his arm around her and knowing no better way to put it there.”
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