Sara Crewe, Or What Happened at Miss Minchin's
1888. Burnett, began as a novelist, but she is now best remembered for her children's books including Sara Crewe (which was later rewritten to become The Little Princess). It begins: In the first place, Miss Minchin lived in London. Her home was a large, dull, tall one, in a large, dull square, where all the houses were alike, and all the sparrows were alike, and where all the door-knockers made the same heavy sound, and on still days-and nearly all the days were still-seemed to resound through the entire row in which the knock was knocked. On Miss Minchin's door there was a brass plate. On the brass plate there was described in black letters, Miss Minchin's Select Seminary for Young Ladies.
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Review: Sara Crewe, Or What Happened At Miss Minchin'sUser Review - AD Morel - Goodreads
Like it? Nooo, way beyond like. I own two copies, does that say something? Now I ge to enjoy it as an ebook, but how will they handle the amazing illustrations? really the technology needs to address this matter for us ebook readers, and soon! Read full review
Review: Sara Crewe, Or What Happened At Miss Minchin'sUser Review - Juliet - Goodreads
I read this book in the 3rd grade, I think, and fell in love with the story of the little girl in sad circumstances who finds a happy ending. I forgot the title for many years and finally remembered it and searched to find a copy for my growing library. I would highly recommend this book. Read full review
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