Beginner's Luck

Beginner s Luck is the story of how James, Jenny and Victoria break away from their dismal, untheatrical situation and, by pluck and the good fortune of meeting another and very different sort of aunt from their Aunt Horatia , find jobs in a pantomime troupe That success on the stage demands than luck they also learn, though the lesson is softened somewhat by the Beginner s Luck is the story of how James, Jenny and Victoria break away from their dismal, untheatrical situation and, by pluck and the good fortune of meeting another and very different sort of aunt from their Aunt Horatia , find jobs in a pantomime troupe That success on the stage demands than luck they also learn, though the lesson is softened somewhat by the incorrigible James.
Beginner s Luck Beginner s Luck is the story of how James Jenny and Victoria break away from their dismal untheatrical situation and by pluck and the good fortune of meeting another and very different sort of aunt

  • Title: Beginner's Luck
  • Author: Oriel Malet
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 197
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 1 thought on “Beginner's Luck”

    1. A gentle book--One of my favorite books from childhood, which I enjoyed rereading this week. A little bit of Cinderella--three children escape from their severe wealthy aunt who has been their guardian since their theatrical parents died. A bit of show business, as the children connect with their poor theatrical aunt and get jobs performing in the theater. Sitcom like comic relief chapters about the youngest sibling. And a happy ending. A book that brings back my childhood fantasy of dancing and [...]

    2. Reminiscent of Streatfeild and very enjoyable. The author is also known for her long correspondence with Daphne DuMaurier.

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