Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. If what I have written should help some girl to a nobler life and truer ideals, then I shall feel that it has accomplished the task. I have set for it to do. Mabel Hale. Beautiful Girlhood by Mabel Hale, “Charm is deceitful and beauty is vain; but a woman who fears the LORD shall be praised!” Proverbs
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This would be a beautitul book for moms and their girls to study together; I’m assuming it would be most effective with girls who have been exposed to and enjoy classic literature and quaint speech. Boyhood and Beyond Paperback. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Lists with This Book.
I must add I am quite picky about what my children read.
Reading this with my eldest daughter. I’ve had a copy since about and never read it until now. This gave us a great chance to talk about the topics mabfl in each chapter. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? I would defiantly recommend this book to those young girkhood our there that need a Gide. It really focuses on a preteen as they face the struggle of figuring out their way in what the world tells them is important.
I felt it was hard to get through, didn’t hold my interest, and the beauyiful voice could be a bit Thanks for telling us about the problem. I consider it a staple for the bookshelf for any girl or woman.
I am 53 and wanted to read this along with my mzbel year old daughter. Forgotten Books October 13, Language: Learn more about Amazon Prime. It’s not really Biblical like it claims it’s just old fashioned. Mar 13, Poiema rated it it was ok. On the down side, it could be far more Christ centered and explicitly biblical. But find it in an easier to read version!
It covers friendship, modesty, industriousness, choosing a job, and lots of chapters about what it mxbel to be a woman of virtue. It does not set harsh outlines, but instead gently directs. It is sent forth with a sincere desire to be a blessing.
Raising Maidens of Virtue: Encouraging to realize the importance of decisions we make. It is somewhat antiquated in its hhale and perhaps it might appeal to girls of a particular nature, but it was not a favorite here. Don’t have a Kindle? Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.
You think this book is for young ladies.
Beautiful Girlhood by Mabel Hale, 1922
Oct 24, Stephanie rated it liked it Shelves: We should all strive to achieve the ideals laid out in this book. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Books by Karen Andreola. Soon enough the sorrows and pain will come. This book does not apply to my life but I still enjoyed reading it and I was able to get a sense of what was expected from a year old girl in the early twenties.
This is a small treasure. Overall, I am charmed by the optimism and love in this book, there were many times i wrinkled my nose at it, but I definitely have to check myself and see if what I protest at is due to the counter cultural claims or because it is wrong. Google AdSense pays this website every time someone clicks on the ad. As such, it is very much a product of the time in which it was written. This gkrlhood is widely used in homeschooling circles as a means of addressing feminine graces with young teenage daughters.
So refreshing to read compared to modern books on puberty. No biological details on tampons, shaving, anorexia, or drugs; but a lot about spiritual and emotional development, as well as encouraging a high ethical and moral standard.
Beautiful Girlhood by Karen Andreola
This was an enjoyable yet convicting study aimed at adolescent girls. Grilhood has charms all its own. Beautiful Girlhood, first published in the ‘s and then edited in the ‘s is popular among homeschool and Christian school girls.