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A Classic Collection free pdf Experience boarding school in this wonderfully retold classic from Frances Hodgson Burnett. Sara Crewe has moved from India to a boarding school in England. The envy of the other girls because of her expensive clothes, she is nonetheless kind and caring to everyone around her. One fateful day, Miss Minchin learns that Captain Crewe has died, penniless. As she can no longer be provided for, Sara is forced to work as a maid in the school. That is until a mysterious gentleman turns up from India...Carefully retold in clear contemporary language, and presented with delightful illustrations, these favourite classic stories will capture the heart and imagination of young readers. By retelling the story in a shorter, simpler form, children will find these books highly engaging, and the colour illustrations help with both comprehension and interest level. The Classic Collection series Beautifully presented with attractive covers and ribbon bookmarks, these children's classics can be enjoyed by even the most reluctant of readers. Each page of writing is accompanied by a charming illustration on the facing page to capture your heart and imagination. By condensing such classics into 48 pages as these, children are encouraged to one day read these stories in their original form.

About Anne Rooney

ANNE ROONEY gained a degree and then a PhD in medieval literature from Trinity College, Cambridge. After a period of teaching medieval English and French literature at the universities of Cambridge and York, she left to pursue a career as a freelance writer. She has written many books for adults and children on a variety of subjects, including literature and history. She lives in Cambridge and is Royal Literary Fund Fellow at the University of Essex. DAVID SHEPHARD has worked for numerous different publishers, magazines, newspapers, and design agencies. More recently, he has found himself more and more drawn to working on imagery for young children and has a clean and traditional style. He lives in Sussex with his wife, son and cat.

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Author : Anne Rooney
Publisher : QED Publishing
Data Published : 01 August 2013
ISBN : 1781711062
EAN : 9781781711064
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 48 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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