Friends of Betty MacDonald
For fans of this beloved American writer
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My biography of Betty is now available on Amazon, entitled 'Betty: The Story of Betty MacDonald, Author of The Egg and...
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...
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...
The Book Club of Washington has published a recently discovered short story written by Betty Bard before her marriage to... bookclubofwashington.org
Hello all! I swear I used to have a membership but have not visited the site for a while. I opened a new one since my...
From London, United Kingdom
I'm reading The Egg and I for the hundredth? time but this time aloud to my 95 year old mother. We're enjoying it a...
Very happy to be a member of this forum as I have loved all of Betty Macdonalds books for more years than I care to...
I'm new to this, and came across this site while looking for information for my radio program. I work for Spokane Public...
It's been a very long time since I visited the Betty ssite- I am re-reading Anybody Can Do Anything ( for the 10th time...
I have 3 Betty Macdonald books I'm selling. I'll post this in the discussion forum
interested in knowing if it is possible to saty at Betty and Don's old house on Vashon Island ?
I first read the Egg and I when I was 12 (many years ago!)and discovered Betty's world, a far cry from Engand. We now...
I have over many years read and re-read Betty MAcdonald's books and have just bought 'Much laughter a few tears'.
I have opened Betty after so long time and foud it just wonderful.
Thanks, Suz. I'm sure you're right about Port Townsend, but is there a railroad that would have planned to end there...
Kathryn Mason 27-Sep-2010
I am a brand new member of this website and am delighted to find it! Betty MacDonald has been my...
Hi my daughter is still at home and my son has just come home again. We keep putting our plans for down sizing on hold
Moved just across the inlet from where Betty lived. Travel in "her" area quite often.
Jeff Costello 01-Mar-2010
Just read Anybody Can do Anything for the fourth time, The Plague and I for the third
anne duke 03-Jan-2010
I have been reading and rereading Betty MacDonal books since 1958! I am so happy to have been introduced to this site.
mary leech 22-Dec-2009
I'm a new member. I was visiting in Seattle and bought The Egg & I . I live in Scotland . My younger son lives there and...
Hi all, This is the first time i have posted on this site.
I felt compelled to do so after i realized i have read...
Rees Clark 27-Oct-2009
Testing FOBM message center.
I got married and I have a new last name
Barbara Gauge 22-Aug-2009
I first read the Egg and I aged 15 from the school library. Am now 61 and have managed with great difficulty and...
Rebecca Gorlin 15-Aug-2009
How can I get the CD and DVD interviews with Betty MacDonald?
Great to be back and see new things on the site.
jan munkres 03-Aug-2009
Eleni Griffiths 28-Jul-2009
Home on the wheat farm in rural South Australia, am huge fan of BmacD, am reading Egg for the 12th time and loving evry...
nicola carroll 28-Jul-2009
Just finishing the plague and I again! and looking forward to getting The Egg and I and Anyone Can Do Anything.
Jean Louise 03-Jul-2009
wearing self out on 2 acres dividing and transplanting
darlene smith 21-Jun-2009
I am enjoying another reading of Nancy and Plum. I have read this many times, several of them to my 5th grade class. I...
Valerie Kite 21-Jun-2009
I live in Somerset, Ky and wonder if anyone else here lives in Kentucky.
Joy Hartle 25-May-2009
Just found this wonderful site! Who knew? Have been a fan for more years than I care to think of!
Your fearless leader (uh, that's me) has moved back to Sunny San Diego! Lovely to be back, all the way around!
Diane Teigen 18-Apr-2009
Just finished reading the BM series again - amazing wit. I guess everyone really smoked that much back then. Does anyone...
John Crawford 01-Sep-2005
well fall will soon be upon us. I have started my fall classes, Anatomy & Physiology, Medical Termanology and, and...