Five Little Peppers and How They Grew – I can still see that book on the shelf of the library of my elementary school. I read the book when I was in the third grade, I believe, and the story captured my imagination. I brought the book home to read and my mom remembered reading the story when she was a child.
Mrs. Pepper and her five lively children Ben, Polly, Joel, Davie, and Phronsie have had many hard times in the Little Brown House since the children’s father died. But no matter how tough things get, the Little Peppers always handle their difficulties with great courage and cheer. They have learned to take delight even in the smallest of pleasures because the children are sure that good times are just around the corner. One day, the Peppers meet a wealthy gentleman and his young son who will change their lives forever. Could this finally be the beginning of the good times the Little Peppers have been waiting for?
I was amazed at how resourceful the young Peppers were and how they managed to get by with so little. Discover this charming story on the Kindle for just $1.99.