The Betty MacDonald Network™
A literary society and fan magazine
Welcome to our open, community supported fan site for American author and humorist Betty Bard MacDonald.
Frank Alexander ( 11-May-2016 )
Win friends and influence people with your stunning good looks! Post a photo of yourself in your profile. Use a JPEG or PNG smaller than 200...
Anne Wellman ( 10-May-2016 )
My biography of Betty is now available on Amazon, entitled 'Betty: The Story of Betty MacDonald, Author of The Egg and I'. Hope you like it.
Rees Clark ( 29-Feb-2016 ) Passing through Chimacum en route to "Town" last week I happened on the Chimacum Café, where eggs are on the menu about 16 times. LINK
Sue Lowe ( 22-Dec-2015 )
I'm from the UK, and first read Betty MacDonald's books as they were favourites of my mother's. This was in the 1960s and 1970s. I like 'T...
Edie Mulesky ( 16-Dec-2015 )
hi. is anyone still on this site? i am a huge fan and have stayed in the B and B that the Vashon house became. can anyone tell me why Betty ...
A recent business trip to Port Townsend ("Town" by consensus) took me inevitably through Chimacum, so after 30 years living nearby I took the detours needed to endure enjoy some... Continues...
To the membership: For those relatively new, I am the technical manager of this site. It has been a while since I posted. We are experimenting with a new personal "update" feature.... Continues...
Larry Trotter posted in Vashon's Betty MacDonald at Facebook.: 1951 - A nasty lawyer made Betty cry. Hard to imagine that someone could break that smile.
"The Seattle Times... Continues...
Imagine the sadness with which we received bounced email for forty members of the site after we notified all of the ferry-naming opportunity. Please help us recover by contacting... Continues...
The King County (WA) Ferry District is inviting the public to suggest and vote on names for the system’s two new water taxis that will run between West Seattle, Vashon Island, and... Continues...
Having trouble reading our site? Click one of the alternate font sizes in the main menu at left. (Some special features may not respond to resizing; you may be able to combine our... Continues...
I'm not sure this item from 1948 ever got the play it deserved. So here's another view of what Burlington, NC, readers were learning at the time. Here's the caption from the... Continues...
I don't think I mentioned this before, but you can watch episodes of the Mrs. Piggle Wiggle TV show - free - on hulu.com. Here is the link - Enjoy!
NOW FOR SALE! Debbie has four copies of this 1993 edition (paperback) of Monica Sone's wonderful book, Nisei Daughter, the autobiographical story of an American girl who befriended Betty MacDonald. Please email
Debbie to order a copy! Only $12 a copy. All proceeds benefit this site!
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