An Old-fashioned Girl: Easyread Super Large 24pt Edition

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ReadHowYouWant.com, Jan 28, 2008 - Fiction - 472 pages
19 Reviews
A thoroughly enjoyable narrative is presented by Alcott in these pages. The protagonist, Polly visits the Shaw Family and finds herself amongst strange customs and traditions. As she sets out on this uncharted voyage, she preaches wholesome family values, love and affection to all. An utterly charming story!
 

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User Review  - SueinCyprus - LibraryThing

This is a wonderful, somewhat weepy old-fashioned kind of book really intended for teenagers but probably read more by younger girls and adults these days. It was written in about 1870 so inevitably ... Read full review

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User Review  - aine.fin - LibraryThing

A sweet book which reminded me of the happy times reading the Little Women books when I was a child. Alcott always inspires me to better myself! The first part stands somewhat alone and has a ... Read full review

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Contents

BROTHERS AND SISTERS Continued
1
NEEDLES AND TONGUES
51
FORBIDDEN FRUIT
99
THE SUNNY SIDE
151
NIPPED IN THE BUD
204
BREAKERS AHEAD
252
A DRESS PARADE
303
PLAYING GRANDMOTHER
338
THE WOMAN WHO DID NOT DARE
393
TOMS SUCCESS
431
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