Fame and Fortune

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Echo Library, Oct 1, 2007 - Juvenile Fiction - 112 pages
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Subtitled 'The Progress of Richard Hunter' this novel is part of the Ragged Dick series

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Review: Fame and Fortune (Ragged Dick series #2)

User Review  - Lorelei - Goodreads

Not quite as good as Ragged Dick, still an engaging and entertaining story. Read full review

Review: Fame and Fortune (Ragged Dick series #2)

User Review  - Chuck Williamson - Goodreads

Dick Hunter's quest for fame and fortune ends as it begins: in a machine-gun burst of bullshit. I don't think I'll be reading the third part of this series. Read full review

About the author (2007)

Horatio Alger was born in Massachusetts in 1832. He was a graduate of Harvard University. He was considered one of the most renown writers of the 19th Century. His protagonists were usually young boys who struggled from poverty to achieve success in life. He wrote over 100 books with that theme. His titles include "Ragged Dick," "Adrift in New York," 'Sink or Swim," and "The Odds Against Him," "Rough and Ready,"Sam's Chance,"and "Paul the Peddler." Alger died in 1899.

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