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Juvenile Short Stories

Aunt Kipp

The Autobiography of an Omnibus

Baa! Baa!

Back Windows

The Banner of Beaumanoir

Becky's Christmas Dream

The Blind Lark

The Boys' Joke, and Who Got the Best of It

A Bright Idea

The Brownie and the Princess


The Candy Country

The Children's Joke

A Christmas Dream, and How It Came True

The Christmas Elves

A Christmas Turkey, and How It Came



The Cooking-Class


Corny's Catamount

A Country Christmas

The Cross on the Old Church Tower

Cupid and Chow-Chow

A Curious Call

Daisy's Jewel-Box, and How She Filled It


Dan's Dinner

The Death of John

The Dolls' Journey from Minnesota to Maine

Dolly's Bedstead

Eli's Education

Eva's Visit to Fairy-Land

The Fairy Box

The Fairy Dell

Fairy Fire-fly

Fairy Pinafores

The Fairy Spring

Fancy's Friend

The Flower's Story

The Frost King (or, The Power of Love)

Goldfin and Silvertail

Good-by to Winter.

Grandma's Story

Grandma's Team

Grandmother's Specs

A Happy Birthday

The Hare and the Tortoise

A Hole in the Wall

How It All Happened

How They Camped Out

How They Ran Away < > leberry

An Ivy Spray and Ladies' Slippers

Jerseys (or, The Girls' Ghost)

Jimmy's Cruise in the Pinafore


A Jolly Fourth

Kate's Choice

King Goldenrod

The King of Clubs and the Queen of Hearts

Kitty's Cattle Show

Kitty's Class Day

Lily-Bell and Thistledown

Little Annie's Dream (or, The Fairy Flower)

The Little Boats

Little Bud

Little Button-Rose

Little Gulliver

The Little House in the Garden

Little Marie of Lehon

Little Neighbors

The Little Red Purse

Little Things

Living in an Omnibus

Lost in a London Fog


Madam Cluck, and Her Family

Mamma's Plot

A Marine Merry-Making

Marjorie's Three Gifts

May Flowers


Milly's Messenger


The Moss People

Mountain Laurel and Maidenhair

Mrs. Podgers' Teapot

Music and Macaroni

My Boys

My Fourth of July

My Girls

My Little Friend

My Little Gentleman

My Little School-Girl

My May-Day Among Curious Birds and Beasts

Naughty Jocko

The Nautilus

Nelly's Hospital

An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving

Old Major


On Picket Duty

Our Little Newsboy


Patty's Patchwork

Patty's Place

Peep! Peep! Peep!

The Piggy Girl

Poppies and Wheat

Poppy's Pranks

Psyche's Art

Queen Aster (or, A Flower Fable)

Recollections of My Childhood

Red Tulips

Ripple, the Water-Spirit

Rosa's Tale

The Rose Family

Roses and Forget-me-Nots

Rosy's Journey

Seven Black Cats


The Silver Party

Silver Wing

The Skipping Shoes

Sophie's Secret

A Strange Island

Sunshine, and Her Brothers and Sisters

Sunshiny Sam

Tabby's Table-cloth

Tessa's Surprises

The Three Frogs

Tilly's Christmas

Trudel's Siege

Two Little Travellers

A Visit to the School-Ship

Water Lilies

The Whale's Story

What a Shovel Did

What Becomes of the Pins

What Fanny Heard

What the Bells Saw and Said

What the Girls Did

What the Swallows Did