E. A. Gillie's works include: A Girl Among Girls (1890), A Comrade's Troth (1900), The Sword of the Carews, and Other Stories (with Duncan Maclaren) (1904), Jehanne: A Romance of Modern Normandy (1905) and Barbara in Brittany (1906). "Barbara entered the nursery with rather a worried look on her face. "Aunt Anne is coming to-morrow, children, " she announced. "To-morrow! " exclaimed a fair-haired boy, rising from the window-seat. "Oh, I say, Barbe, that's really rather hard lines-in the holidays, too. " "Just as we were preparing to have a really exciting time, " sighed Frances, who was her brother's close companion and ally. "