The Betty MacDonald Network™
A literary society and fan magazine

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The Works of Betty MacDonald

Books - Adult

1. The Egg And I (1945)
2. The Plague and I (1948)
3. Anybody Can Do Anything (1950)
4. Onions in the Stew (1955)
5. Who, Me? (Posthumous)

Commentaries at FOBM

Ma & Pa Kettle - A Life of Their Own
By Debbie Scott and Rees Clark
Ma & Pa emerged as the most enduring part of the film series and defined the careers of Marjorie Main and Percy Kilbride despite long lists of film credits for each.

Books – Children

1. Mrs. Piggle Wiggle
2. Mrs. Piggle Wiggle's Magic
3. Mrs. Piggle Wiggle’s Farm
4. Hello, Mrs. Piggle Wiggle
5. Mrs. Piggle Wiggle’s Won’t Pick Up Toys Cure
6. Mrs. Piggle Wiggle’s Won’t Take A Bath Cure
7. Nancy And Plum

Happy Birthday, Mrs. Piggle Wiggle. Published 2007, a work completed by Betty's daughter, Anne MacDonald Canham.

The Egg and I movie poster featuring Claudette Colbert, Fred MacMurray, Marjorie Main and Percy Kilbride.
Click to enlarge.
Which came first? We know! It was THE EGG, of course. Watch the movie again on Netflix or break out your DVDs!

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