➥ [Epub] ➟ A Little Princess By Frances Hodgson Burnett ➯ – Uroturk.info

A Little Princess Sara Crewe, An Exceptionally Intelligent And Imaginative Student At Miss Minchin S Select Seminary For Young Ladies, Is Devastated When Her Adored, Indulgent Father Dies Now Penniless And Banished To A Room In The Attic, Sara Is Demeaned, Abused, And Forced To Work As A Servant How This Resourceful Girl S Fortunes Change Again Is At The Center Of A Little Princess, One Of The Best Loved Stories In All Of Children S Literature This Unique And Fully Annotated Edition Appends Excerpts From Frances Hodgson Burnett S OriginalNovella Sara Crewe And The Stage Play That Preceded The Novel, As Well As An Early Story, Behind The White Brick, Allowing Readers To See How A Little Princess Evolved In His Delightful Introduction, U C Knoepflmacher Considers The Fairy Tale Allusions And Literary Touchstones That Place The Book Among The Major Works Of Victorian Literature, And Shows It To Be An Exceptionally Rich And Resonant Novel


About the Author: Frances Hodgson Burnett

Frances Eliza Hodgson was the daughter of ironmonger Edwin Hodgson, who died three years after her birth, and his wife Eliza Boond She was educated at The Select Seminary for Young Ladies and Gentleman until the age of fifteen, at which point the family ironmongery, then being run by her mother, failed, and the family emigrated to Knoxville, Tennessee Here Hodgson began to write, in order to sup



10 thoughts on “A Little Princess

  1. says:

    Oh my goodness I absolutely adored this This brought me right back to childhood since I loved the movie as a kid, so glad the book is just as good


  2. says:

    My mother thought it completely foolish of me to buy a hardcover book and then finish it in one night these were the days before Harry Potter and, besides, we had enough books in our house, in her opinion But I loved owning this edition with its gorgeous images and, when I gave it to my younger cousins in Singapore, beli


  3. says:

    The movie based on this classic was the first one ever gifted to me and that when I was eight years old I ve always had a thing for princess stories They re usually so beautiful and this is no exception.Although, Sara is not really a princess But, seeing the way she acts with others, you may possibly think she is She is kind,


  4. says:

    Whatever comes, she said, cannot alter one thing If I am a princess in rags and tatters, I can be a princess inside It would be easy to be a princess if I were dressed in cloth of gold, but it is a great deal of a triumph to be one all the time when no one knows it Much can be said about the improbabilities in the plot, about the d


  5. says:

    Book 3 for booktubeathon is DONE I finished this audiobook on the way to work this morning and MAN do I love this story I ve loved the movie for a long time and I loved this book just as much, although the endings and elements of the story were different Sarah is such a fantastically beautiful character with such a big heart for others I


  6. says:

    I managed to write an almost full review of this book It is here can t believe I m saying this, butthe movie really was a better story.Maybe I ll go watch that for the millionth time.This book pales in comparison to The Secret Garden, but it was still good Hard to make an ber wealthy seven year old seem great, but this book does it Burnett KILL


  7. says:

    UNPOPULAR OPINION TIME Sorry folks.Meet the characters Sara aka the Little Princess is described as and I m only using words specifically written in the book thin, pale, with striking green eyes too big for her face now I know where so many YA heroine s descriptions come from LOL , clever, good, serious, quick at her lessons, proud, brave, generous,


  8. says:

    If I am a princess in rags and tatters, I can be a princess inside It would be easy to be a princess if I were dressed in cloth of gold, but it is a great deal of a triumph to be one all the time when no one knows it What an adorable, heartwarming little book I believe this is the second classic that I have read ever yeah, not a huge fan of classics .Th


  9. says:

    Full review now posted A buddy read with my friend Missy Some books don t hold up well over time Others improve with every reading This is a book that is firmly in the latter category for me I liked this book a lot when I was a child I love it as an adult Maybe I ve grown to adore this book because, as I age, the premise of the book and the lessons it teaches st


  10. says:

    A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett is the story of a little girl Sara whose father s bankruptcy and death leave her impoverished, alone, and at the mercy of the evil Miss Minchin, i didn t read the book when i was a child but i loved the animation adaptation of Burnett s book when I did read it Meeting the real Sara for the first time it was a completely dif


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