Vintage Girls' Own Book printed by Collins of London in 1961. This is a collection of short stories popular in the 1960's for teenage girls reading.

This book has a colorful hardback paper cover of a girl and a boy water skiing.

It includes the following stories,

The Desk in the Desert by Edward Boyd

Gentle Ghost by Mollie Chappell

The Secret of the Queen's Pyramid by Winifred Holmes

How to Play Good Tennis by C P Browne

Heroes by Claire Moore

Jeanie's Busy Day by Reg Hicks

Enter Darcy by Jane Austen

The Wilson's Won't Mind by Jane Shaw

Stage Door by Noel Streatfeild

Stupid Greda by Sybil Burr

Too Good To Be True by ECR Lorac

Hiawatha's Wooing by H W Longfellow

Turn of the Tide by Viola Bayley

Adventure in the Abbey by Elsie F Oxenham

Embroidery for Elizabethans by P M Warner

Beetle by P M Warner

It is 10" by 8", in good condition, edges show wear and about an inch and a half missing off the top of the back spine, inside pages are in excellent condition, no writing except for name on the inside cover page, binding is tight, cover has pencil marks on it, have not attempted to remove them. Lots of good reading in this book and a wonderful decorative piece or addition to a children's book collection.