The Joyous Season is my second-favorite book by Patrick Dennis. I first read it when it was initially published in 1965, and it was hilarious! Read morePublished 11 days ago by MaeQueen
One of the few books I still re-read from time to time, usually at Christmas. A cross between the Eloise books, Parent Trap, and Catcher in the Rye. For Cripe's Sake.Published 6 months ago by RRP
Classic Patrick Dennis! If you love Auntie Mame or How Great a Foundation, you will love The Joyous Season. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Suzanne J.
One of my favorite books by Patrick Dennis. Told from a 10 year old's point of view, the perspective is a fresh look at the breakup of a family and the effort's to help the... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Helen Robinson
I found that Patrick Dennis has a great gift for humor. I loved Auntie Mame and so thought that I would order this other book. Read morePublished 11 months ago by June A. Colwell
I read this book every Christmas and laugh each time. Have given it as a gift many times.Published 11 months ago by P Edwards
I feel like I'm visiting old friends every time I reread this. The Andover Library keeps it on the shelf and I take it out once a year and enjoy it all over again. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Ken