Strawberry Girl

Strawberry Girl

Infobox Book
name = Strawberry Girl
title_orig =
translator =

image_caption =
author = Lois Lenski
illustrator = Lois Lenski
cover_artist =
country = United States
language = English
series =
genre = Children's novel
publisher = HarperCollins
release_date = 1945
media_type = Print (Hardback & Paperback)
pages =
isbn = NA
preceded_by =
followed_by =

"Strawberry Girl" is a Newbery medal winning novel written and illustrated by Lois Lenski. It was first published in 1945.

Set in the U.S. state of Florida in the early 20th century, the story deals with two families, the Boyers and the Slaters. The Boyers move to Florida to raise strawberries. They come into conflict with their new neighbors, the Slaters, who raise cattle but let their animals roam loose. The feud between the two families heightens through the book, but they reconcile by the end of the novel. The two main characters are Birdie Boyer, the "Strawberry Girl" of the book's title, and Shoestring Slater, whose pony ruins the Boyers' strawberries.

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Strawberry Marshmallow — Volume 1 of the English version of the manga. 苺ましまろ (Ichigo Mashimaro) Genre …   Wikipedia

  • Strawberry Shortcake — is a licensed character owned by American Greetings, originally used in greeting cards and expanded to include dolls, posters, and other products. The Strawberry Shortcake properties also include a toy line of the character s friends and… …   Wikipedia

  • Strawberry Fields Forever — «Strawberry Fields Forever» …   Википедия

  • Strawberry Fair (song) — Strawberry Fair is an English folk song (Roud Folk Song Index [ bin/query.cgi?index roud=on cross=off type=Song access=off op 9=or field 9= op 12=or field 12= op 13=or field 13= op 14=or field 14= op 15=or field 15= op …   Wikipedia

  • Strawberry Saroyan — (born 1970) is a journalist and author. The daughter of Aram Saroyan and granddaughter of playwright William Saroyan and actress Carol Matthau, she spent her childhood in Bolinas, California. [cite web|url=… …   Wikipedia

  • Girl's BOX ~Best Hits Compilation~ — is the first Girl s BOX compilation album released by avex. It was released on March 16, 2005. Track listing #Movin on / dream #GALAXY / Nana Katase #LolitA☆Strawberry in summer / SweetS #xOxOxO / Nao Nagasawa #Diamond Kibou no Shirushi /… …   Wikipedia

  • Strawberry Shortcake and the Baby Without a Name — is an animated television special from 1984, produced by Nelvana. This is the fifth to feature American Greetings character Strawberry Shortcake.ynopsis Strawberry Shortcake and the Baby Without a Name chronicles Strawberry Shortcake s annual… …   Wikipedia

  • strawberry blonde — n someone, especially a girl or woman, with light reddish yellow hair >strawberry blonde adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Strawberry on the Shortcake — is a Japanese romance drama which stars Hideaki Takizawa and Kyoko Fukada and was released in 2001. It was written by Shinji Nojima, and directed by Nobuhiro Doi and Hiroshi Matsubara. Plot At some point, Manato Irie (Hideaki Takizawa) began to… …   Wikipedia

  • Strawberry Panic! — Infobox animanga/Header name = Strawberry Panic! caption = Strawberry Panic! logo ja name = ストロベリー・パニック! ja name trans = Sutoroberī Panikku! genre = Drama, Romance, YuriInfobox animanga/Novel light = yes author = Sakurako Kimino illustrator =… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”