A little princess
Frances Hodgson Burnett

About the Book

This is a story about a different kind of princess than one might imagine; a princess that is an orphan - lonely, cold, hungry and abused. Sara Crewe begins life as the beloved, pampered daughter of a rich man. When he dies a pauper, she is thrown on the non-existent mercy of her small-minded, mercenary boarding school mistress. Stripped of all her belongings but for one set of clothes and a doll, Sara becomes a servant of the household. Hated by the schoolmistress for her independent spirit, Sara becomes a pariah in the household, with only a few secretly loyal friends. But through her inner integrity and strength of will, Sara Crewe maintains the deportment, inner nobility and generous spirit of a "real" princess.

About the Edition

Sara Crewe, a pupil at Miss Minchin's London School, is left in poverty when her father dies, but is later rescued by a mysterious benefactor.

Edition Notes

Grade level: Grades 4 through 6.

Grade level: Grades 7 through 9.

Genre
Juvenile fiction.

The Physical Object

Pagination
324 p. :
Number of pages
324

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL21661839M
ISBN 10
0397306938, 039731339X
OCLC/WorldCat
42271793
Library Thing
1474
Goodreads
1253990
1234469

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