The Worth of a Baby

The Worth of a BabyThe Worth of a Baby by Hesba Stretton.

Dr. Reed who liked gardening, employed John Ledbury to tend his garden. They had an argument about plants, and John was let go. John left town to find work and his baby became sick because of the stress, poverty and unforgiving spirit of the father. This story is about how a person's stubborn pride might affect those they love.

Paperback 4X6, 38 pages. link; ISBN 9781941281307; Pocket Moral Stories.