Amazing Books, Dorrie S Play By Patricia Coombs This Is Very Good And Becomes The Main Topic To Read, The Readers Are Very Takjup And Always Take Inspiration From The Contents Of The Book Dorrie S Play, Essay By Patricia Coombs Is Now On Our Website And You Can Download It By Register What Are You Waiting For Please Read And Make A Refission For You Dorrie the little witch whose hat was always on crooked, and whose stockings were always mismatched returns for her third adventure in Dorrie s Play Accompanied by her faithful cat companion Gink, Dorrie searches for something to do one slow Thursday With her mother in bed with a headache, and irascible Cook busily engaged in the kitchen, Dorrie decides to mount a dramatic production in the living room All goes well in her preparation for, and performance of, The Princess and the Magician, until it is revealed that the cloth Dorrie cut up for curtains was actually the Big Witch s attire for that evening s Costume Ball How will this latest accidental catastrophe be resolved I adored the Dorrie books as a young girl, repeatedly checking out every title in my local library s collection, poring over Patricia Coombs delightful illustrations, and thrilling to her endearing domestic tales, all dressed up in witchy clothing But although I was a most devoted reader, I had no idea that there were twenty titles in the series, many of them unfamiliar to me It was only recently, after happening upon the first two books Dorrie s Magic and Dorrie and the Blue Witch that I discovered Coombs prolificity, and decided to reread the entire series.Coombs charming illustrations and engaging story make Dorrie s Play well worth the effort expended in obtaining it With no copies for sale online, and few left in public libraries, it is the single most difficult Dorrie title to locate Thankfully, my excellent public librarians stepped into the breach as they always do , and found me a copy through inter library loan This time, it traveled a mere 200 miles to reach me This is a reprint of Dorrie s Play, one of the earliest Dorrie books Dorrie decides to put on a play with her cat Gink, and the resulting, charmingly mixed up mishap and happy resolution are classic Dorrie.
Patricia Coombs was born on July 23, 1926 in Los Angeles, California and during her school age years lived in Hawaii, Boston, New York, and San Francisco She was always reading books and would hide in unusual places to avoid getting caught reading instead of playing She attended DePauw University, Michigan State University, and received her bachelor s and master s degrees in English from the Uni
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- Dorrie's Play
- Patricia Coombs
- 26 July 2019 Patricia Coombs