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 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 Flipboard 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 Flipboard 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.