Princess Mary’s Gift Book – Done

Written by: on Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

Finally finished the book. Took too long. Some of the short stories were neat but some of the others were boring.

Princess Mary’s Gift Book (1914)
140 pages
Hodder & Stoughton

List of Stories: (Bolding the ones I liked!)
A Holiday in Bed – J. M. Barrie
The Spy – G. A. Birmingham
Charlie the Cox – Hall Caine
Canada’s Word – Ralph Connor
Bimbashi Joyce – A. Conan Doyle
The Ant-Lion – J. H. Fabre

An Angel of God – Ellen Thorneycroft Fowler
A Model Soldier – Charles Garvice
The Land of Let’spretend – Lady Sybil Grant
Magepa the Buck – H. Rider Haggard
True Spartan Hearts – Beatrice Harraden
Big Steamers – Rudyard Kipling
A True Story from Camp – The Bishop of London
The Ebony Box – A. E. W. Mason
A Spell for a Fairy – Alfred Noyes
Out of the Jaws of Death: A Pimpernel Story – Baroness Orczy
What can a Little Chap do? – John Oxenham
Altogether Different – W. Pett Ridge
The Escape – Annie S. Swan
Fleur-de-Lis – Kate Douglas Wiggin

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