Discover Kit's Stories

  • Meet Kit
  • Kit Learns a Lesson
  • Kit's Surprise
  • Happy Birthday, Kit!
  • Kit Saves the Day
  • Changes for Kit
  • Really Truly Ruthie
  • Danger at the Zoo: A Kit Mystery
  • Midnight in Lonesome Hollow: A Kit Mystery
  • A Thief in the Theater: A Kit Mystery
  • Missing Grace: A Kit Mystery
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Kit's Surprise

Kit overhears terrible news just before Christmas—her family may lose their house. Even with the rent from the boarders, the Kittredges don’t have enough money to pay the bank. Then Kit ends up in a fight with her best friend, Ruthie. On top of it all, Kit has to spend her free time caring for grouchy Uncle Hendrick and his dreadful dog, Inky. She wonders how much worse this Christmas can get! But when Kit finds hope in an unexpected place, she plans a surprise to light up the Kittredges’ Christmas.

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