Daddy-Long-Legs and Dear Enemy (Google eBook)
One of the great novels of American girlhood, Jean Webster's Daddy-Long-Legs (1912) follows the adventures of an orphan named Judy Abbott, whose letters to her anonymous male benefactor trace her development as an independent thinker and writer. Its sequel, Dear Enemy (1915), follows the progress of Judy's former orphanage, now run by her friend Sallie McBride, who struggles to give her young charges hope and a new life.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - shadrach_anki - LibraryThing
A friend of mine recommended Daddy-Long-Legs to me several years ago, and since I have found her recommendations to be consistently good (for me) I went about the process of hunting down a copy. The ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - tiff18 - LibraryThing
I discovered Daddy-Long-Legs on a thrift store shelf for a quarter, and bought it on a whim. If only all the books I've bought this way turned out to be as good. The heroine is vivid, engaging ... Read full review