Fair Weather

Fair Weather

A Novel

Book - 2001
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In 1893, thirteen-year-old Rosie and members of her family travel from their Illinois farm to Chicago to visit Aunt Euterpe and attend the World's Columbian Exposition which, along with an encounter with Buffalo Bill and Lillian Russell, turns out to be a life-changing experience for everyone.
Publisher: New York : Dial Books, c2001.
ISBN: 9780803725164
0803725167
9780439430333
043943033X
9780142500347
0142500348
9780756913762
Characteristics: 139 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Invitation from Aunt Euterpe
Curve of the earth
Christmas in July
Faster than a galloping horse
Flying to the moon
Bright lights and bad women
Worst day in Aunt Euterpe's life
Greatest day in granddad's life
Invitation for Aunt Euterpe
After the ball
After the fair.
Summary: In 1893, thirteen-year-old Rosie and members of her family travel from their Illinois farm to Chicago to visit Aunt Euterpe and attend the World's Columbian Exposition which, along with an encounter with Buffalo Bill and Lillian Russell, turns out to be a life-changing experience for everyone.

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GingerKaren
May 29, 2003

In 1893, 13 year old Rosie Beckett is surprised when an aunt, who she has never met, sends her family tickets to the World''s Fair in Chicago. The family has heard that the sights, sounds, and characters are authentic and full of the promise of the future. Once there, she and her brother and sister are turning heads and tables in a non stop adventure that they will never forget. And neither will the city of Chicago!

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