Laura E. Richards (Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards) was an American writer. She was born February in 1850 in Boston in a social reformer's family. She published more than 90 books . Laura E. Richards is the first American nonsense poet for kids. One of her best books of nonsense poetry is called Tirra Lirra. She use different stylistic divises in this book sach as rhythm, alliteration, and startling imagery to tell an imaginative story.
Laura E. Richards was not only the author, who wrote many poems and works of fiction, Richards was also a philanthropist.
"The Merryweathers". The main characters of this book are Margaret and Peggy Montfort. They arrived to the Merryweather family to take their summer vacation. What adventures do they have? Why is the author interested in our characters? Open the book and you will answer all these questions. May you enjoy this story from the first page to the last. This book will please you and do you good. "The Merryweathers" is one of the best-known stories and if you are a lover of such a genre you will definitely like it. Enjoy the reading