Quotes by Ruth Sawyer

"She believed that friendships, to begin well, had to stand on mutual information and lots of it."
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"Children interested Miss Peters, especially when she found one that had not been run into a mold or cut out of a given piece of cloth and made up like a flannel rabbit."
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"..."You're getting a sort of vaccination this year. If you don't know it now, you'll find it out some day. But it's going to keep you from dying of a terrible disease."
Lucinda was filled with amazement… "What is the disease, Uncle Earle?" she asked solemnly.
"Snobbishness-priggishness-the Social Register. I don't care a damn what you call it, Snoodie, as long as you get your antitoxin before the disease gets you."
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Books by Ruth Sawyer

  • The Year of Jubilo
  • 87 ratings
  • March 1st 1970 by Dell Publishing Company

    (first published 1940)

Ruth Sawyer
  • Ruth Sawyer

  • Date of birth: August 05, 1880
  • Died: June 03, 1970
  • Born: in Boston, MA, The United States.

  • Description: Ruth Sawyer, was an American storyteller and a writer of fiction and non-fiction for children and adults. She may be best known as the author of Roller Skates, which won the 1937 Newbery Medal.

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