Molly Saves the Day is the fifth book in the Molly series.



Only in Molly Saves The Day

Chapter by Chapter Summary

Chapter One: Camp Gowonagin

Chapter Two: We're in the Army Now

Chapter Three: Creepy Crawlies

Chapter Four: Victory at Sea

Chapter Five: The Pink Army

Looking Back: America Outdoors in 1944

Discuses how people spent time outdoors during World War Two. Topics include:

  • The lack of family vacations due to the war.
  • The various wilderness survival skills children learned in summer camps.
  • How and where children lived in summer camp.
  • What counselors taught campers, from swimming to first aid.
  • How summer camps remained patriotic during the war.
  • How life in the military--specifically, the U.S. Navy--was similar to camp life.
  • What adults did during the summer, and what Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts taught other children.

Items associated with Molly Saves The Day

Book Covers


  1. Molly's letter at the end of Chapter 5.
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