Tennis Shoes

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Dell Pub., 1956 - Tennis stories - 207 pages
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The Heath children have decided to play tennis, after saving hard for their equipment they enter the local junior tennis tournament. But the suprise to all the family is that lazy Nicky is the best player of all. Will she win the big championship?

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User Review  - Sorrel - LibraryThing

I was surprised to be disappointed in this story. Noel Streatfeild has written some of my absolutely favourite children’s books, and although she has also written a number of weaker books that I ... Read full review

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User Review  - MarthaJeanne - LibraryThing

Actually, I do understand why Streatfeild was so pleased with this one. I'm not saying I agree. It gets very preachy at times. Read full review

Contents

How They Got the Tennis House
9
The Practice Wall
23
The Committee
38
Copyright

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About the author (1956)

Noel Streatfeild, born 1895, was one of the daughters of the Bishop of Lewes and a great-granddaughter of the prison reformer Elizabeth Fry. She was unmarried and led a busy London literary life and had written over eighty books by the time of her death in 1986.

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