For the first time ever in the United States, the “Shoes” books are available as ebooks! Go behind the scenes of a movie in this beloved classic!
Life is tough for the Winter family in London, with little money and Dad out of work. Luckily, Aunt Cora comes to the rescue with an invitation to live in California. From that moment on, talented Rachel and Tim dream of stardom in America. The family couldn’t be more surprised when a movie producer picks plain, peevish Jane for the lead role of Mary in The Secret Garden. No one’s ever noticed Jane before. Could this be the chance of a lifetime?
Noel Streatfeild’s “Shoes” books are some of the most popular of the thirty-eight books she wrote for children.
Noel Streatfeild was born in Sussex in 1895 and was one of three sisters. Although she was considered the plain one she ended up leading the most glamorous and exciting life! After working in munitions factories and canteens for the… More about Noel Streatfeild