Mary Bard


Born
in The United States
January 01, 1904

Died
January 01, 1970

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The eldest daughter of a mining engineer, Mary Bard moved frequently as a child, owing to her father's work. She went to kindergarten in Mexico City, first grade in New York, and second grade in Colorado. She attended college at the University of Washington, in Seattle, married a doctor, and eventually settled on Vashon Island, near Seattle. She had three daughters, and was active as a Brownie troupe leader. Best known for her series of children's novels about "Best Friends" Suzie and Co-Co, Bard also wrote a number of adult titles. Her sister, Betty Macdonald, best known for her Mrs. Piggle Wiggle books, was also an author.

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Best Friends

4.33 avg rating — 94 ratings — published 1955 — 7 editions
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Best Friends in Summer

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Best Friends at School

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The Doctor Wears Three Faces

3.45 avg rating — 62 ratings — published 1949 — 5 editions
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Forty Odd

3.31 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1952 — 3 editions
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Just Be Yourself

3.63 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 1957 — 3 editions
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Endlich eine Freundin

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Nejlepsi pritelkyne

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Whom God Hath Joined: Inter...

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Lost Man's Lane

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