Newsletter   Secure Checkout   Shopping Cart (0 Items)  
Search:    Welcome Guest! Save up to 30-40% on most items with our awesome everyday discounts!

Elsie's Children (Elsie Dinsmore Collection #6) [Hardcover]

By Martha Finley (Author)
Our Price $ 24.49  
Retail Value $ 34.99  
You Save $ 10.50  (30%)  
Item Number 113735  
Buy New $24.49
Available on the Internet only.

Elsie Dinsmore Collection (Hardcover) - Full Series Preview
Image Title Price Stock Qty Add To Cart
  Elsie Dinsmore (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Holidays at Roselands (Elsie Dinsmore Collection 2)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Girlhood (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Womanhood: A Sequel to Elsie's Girlhood (Elsie Dinsmore Collection, Book 4)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Motherhood (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Children (Elsie Dinsmore Collection #6)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Widowhood (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Grandmother Elsie: A Sequel to Elsie's Widowhood (Elsie Dinsmore Collection, Book 8)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's New Relations, Book 9 (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie at Nantucket (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  The Two Elsies (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Kith and Kin (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Friends at Woodburn (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Christmas with Grandma Elsie (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie and the Raymonds, Book 15 (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie Yachting with the Raymonds (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Vacation and After Events (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie at Viamede, Book 18 (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie at Ion, Book 19 (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie at the World's Fair, Book 20 (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Journey, Book 21 (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie at Home (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie on the Hudson (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie in the South (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie's Winter Trip (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie and Her Loved Ones (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  
  Elsie and Her Namesake (Elsie Dinsmore Collection)   $ 24.49   In Stock  

Item description for Elsie's Children (Elsie Dinsmore Collection #6) by Martha Finley...

A Sequel to "Elsie's Motherhood"

Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at!

Item Specifications...

Studio: Sovereign Grace Publishers Inc.
Pages   340
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.84" Width: 5.8" Height: 1.08"
Weight:   1.33 lbs.
Binding  Hardcover
Release Date   Dec 1, 1994
Publisher   Sovereign Grace Publishers Inc.
Age  9-12
ISBN  1589602684  
ISBN13  9781589602687  

Availability  115 units.
Availability accurate as of Oct 21, 2016 01:02.
Usually ships within one to two business days from La Vergne, TN.
Orders shipping to an address other than a confirmed Credit Card / Paypal Billing address may incur and additional processing delay.

More About Martha Finley

Martha Finley Martha Finley (1828 - 1909) was a teacher and author of numerous works, the most well known being the 28 volume Elsie Dinsmore series which was published over a span of 38 years. The daughter of Presbyterian minister Dr. James Brown Finley and his wife and cousin Maria Theresa Brown Finley, she was born on April 26th, 1828 in Chillicothe, Ohio. Finley wrote many of her books under the pseudonym Martha Farquharson. She died in 1909 in Elkton, Maryland, where she moved in 1876.

Martha Finley was born in 1828 and died in 1909.

Martha Finley has published or released items in the following series...
  1. Elsie Dinsmore Collection (Hardcover)
  2. Elsie Dinsmore Collection (Paperback)
  3. Life of Faith (Paperback)
  4. Mildred Keith (Paperback)
  5. Original Elsie Classics (Paperback)
  6. Original Elsie Dinsmore

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.

Product Categories

1Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 9-12 > General
2Books > Subjects > Children > Religions > Christianity > Ages 9-12
3Books > Subjects > Children > Religions > Fiction > Fiction

Similar Products

Reviews - What do customers think about Elsie's Children (Elsie Dinsmore Collection #6)?

Martha Finley's Writing Sickness of Skipping Years  Mar 31, 2005
The Elsie Dinsmore series are some of my favorite Christian books. While the writing style is questionable, and I don't agree with all their beliefs Elsie Dinsmore was a very popular girl in the 1800s. During that time, Martha Finley was the second most popular author after Louisa May Alcott.

This book, the sixth in the series, is not one you'd want to read without reading the previous five. After reading those books you'll find that Elsie is married to her father's best friend, Edward Travilla, and they have five children-Elsie, Eddie, Vi, Harold and Herbert. This book begins with the announcement of another child, Lily. Of course, in the previous book there was no mention that Elsie was pregnant and it seemed to me like a stork had come and dropped the baby on the arms of Elsie's mammy and somehow Elsie had become sick. Martha Finley's ignorance on pregnancies is one of the many things that tick me off about these books.

However, Lily is not a healthy baby and so the children go to Elsie's friend, Lucy's, house for the summer. Because only the Travillas can behave well in these books (and there is no mention of any discipline that Elsie might have done to contribute to the good behavior), Lucy's children are treated like brats. While at Lucy's house, the younger Elsie comes upon the older Elsie's old tutor, Miss Day. A good fifty pages or so is devoted to charity bestowed upon Miss Day and her daughter.

The Travillas go back to their estate, Ion, and six uneventful years go by, but we learn that seven-year-old Lily is still ill and the two Elsies and Edward have gone up North to see if anything can be done to save their daughter. There is a lot more to this book, but because I don't want to give anything away I will stop here.

I miss the stories about the children in "Elsie's Motherhood" and what they did. To me it felt like I was either reading about the people at Roselands or nothing at all in "Elsie's Children." The ending was mediocre, and I'm only giving it three stars because Violet is becoming a lovely woman.
A Great Book - One of my favorites.  Apr 5, 2000
"Elsie's Children" continues the story of Elsie Dinsmore, which begins in "Elsie Dinsmore". The book opens with Elsie, who is a mother, joyfully telling her children that they have another sibling. From settling her children's quarrels, to calming their tears this is a darling book that I really enjoyed. Elsie's Christian attitude, and her loving example should be something we all try to portray in our daily lives. The "Elsie Dinsmore" books are some of my favorites, and Elsie is the picture of the ideal sister, daughter, wife and mother we women should all strive to become.

Write your own review about Elsie's Children (Elsie Dinsmore Collection #6)

Ask A Question or Provide Feedback regarding Elsie's Children (Elsie Dinsmore Collection #6)

Item Feedback and Product Questions
For immediate assistance call 888.395.0572 during the hours of 10am thru 8pm EST Monday thru Friday and a customer care representative will be happy to help you!

Help us continuously improve our service by reporting your feedback or questions below:

I have a question regarding this product
The information above is incorrect or conflicting
The page has misspellings or incorrect grammar
The page did not load correctly in my browser or created an error.

Email Address:
Anti Spam Question. To combat spammers we require that you answer a simple question.
What color is the sky?
Leave This Blank :
Do Not Change This Text :

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Order toll-free weekdays 10am thru 10pm EST by phone: 1-888-395-0572 (Lines are closed on holidays & weekends.)
Customer Service | My Account | Track My Orders | Return Policy | Request Free Catalog | Email Newsletter

Gift Certificates
RSS Feeds
About Us
Contact Us
Terms Of Use
Privacy Policy