Books The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt by Caroline Preston Hardcover, 228 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $25.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Scrapbook of Frankie PrattAuthorCaroline Preston Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary Using an array of vintage memorabilia, a novel told in the form of a scrapbook follows Frankie Pratt, a young girl in the 1920s whose dreams of becoming a writer lead her from Vassar to adventures abroad. Read an excerpt of this book Genres: Fiction Also by Caroline Preston Gatsby's Girl Facebook Twitter Email NPR Reviews, Interviews and More Read An Excerpt NPR stories about The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt Review Book Reviews A '20s 'Scrapbook' Tells One Girl's Vintage Adventure November 9, 2011 Author Caroline Preston's visual tour de force The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt uses a kaleidoscopic collage of historical clippings, trinkets and baubles to tell the story of a young girl aspiring to be a writer in the Roaring '20s. Note: Book excerpts are provided by the publisher and may contain language some find offensive. Excerpt: 'The Scrapbook Of Frankie Pratt' Facebook Twitter Email November 3, 20111:40 PM ET From The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt by Caroline Preston. Copyright 2011 by Caroline Preston. Excerpted by permission of Ecco.