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Pollyanna

Eleanor Hodgman Porter

Pollyanna

by Eleanor Hodgman Porter

  • 215 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Townsend Press in West Berlin, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orphans -- Fiction,
  • Aunts -- Fiction,
  • Conduct of life -- Fiction,
  • Cheerfulness -- Fiction,
  • Interpersonal relations -- Fiction,
  • Vermont -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    A simplified version of the tale of orphaned, eleven-year-old Pollyanna, who comes to live with austere and wealthy Aunt Polly, bringing happiness to her aunt and other members of the community through her philosophy of gladness.

    Edition Notes

    StatementEleanor H. Porter ; edited, and with an afterword, by Lisa Barsky ; [illustrations by Hal Taylor].
    GenreFiction
    SeriesTownsend Library
    ContributionsBarsky, Lisa., Taylor, Hal, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P83 Po 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination202 p. :
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23935013M
    ISBN 109781591941125
    LC Control Number2008922269

    Dec 28,  · This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, Pollyanna tells the story of Pollyanna Whittier, a young girl who goes to live with her wealthy Aunt Polly after her father's death. Pollyanna's philosophy of life centers around what she calls "The Glad Game": she always tries to find something to be glad about in every situation, and to always do without delay whatever she thinks is right.

    Poor Pollyanna is penniless and orphaned; you would think that she wouldn't have anything to be happy about. And when she moves in with her harsh Aunt Polly, thinks start to look even worse. Luckily, Pollyanna has a special knack for seeing the bright side of life-and she'll need it. This tender tale of a little girl with a 'glad' heart with stay with you for simplicityhsd.com: Sterling. Pollyanna is a live action drama Walt Disney Productions feature film, starring child actress Hayley Mills, Jane Wyman, Karl Malden, and Richard Egan, in a story about a cheerful orphan changing the outlook of a small simplicityhsd.com on the novel Pollyanna () by Eleanor H. Porter, the film was written and directed by David simplicityhsd.com film won the actress an Academy Juvenile simplicityhsd.com by: Paul Smith (Score).

    Vintage s POLLYANNA GLAD Books (7) ~ E. Porter ~ 6 HAVE DJ - SOME FIRST ED. $ Free shipping. Pollyanna: The Glad Book by Eleanor simplicityhsd.com HCDJ $ +$ shipping. Antique Pollyanna Grows Up Book First Edition Eleanor H. Porter. $ +$ shipping. Pollyanna The Glad Book by Eleanor H. Porter. As soon as Pollyanna arrives in Beldingsville to live with her strict and dutiful maiden aunt, she begins to brighten up everybody's life. The 'glad game' she plays, of finding a silver lining in every cloud, transforms the sick, the lonely and the plain miserable - until one day something so terrible happens that even Pollyanna doesn't know how ot feel glad about it.5/5(4).


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Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature. The book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequelCited by: 1. Jan 28,  · Pollyanna is a novel by American author Eleanor H.

Porter, considered a classic of children's literature. The book's success led to Porter soon writing a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (). Eleven more Pollyanna sequels, known as "Glad Books", were later published, most of them written by Elizabeth Borton or Harriet Lummis Smith/5.

Pollyanna is an interesting book. It was published only four years after Anne of Green Gables, and both stories have a similar storyline: a plucky, young girl of eleven or so is orphaned and has nowhere to simplicityhsd.com Pollyanna and Anne struggle with their appearance and both are received in a lackluster way, by new caregivers who aren't sure they really want them.4/5.

Mar 29,  · After reading this book for myself, I have to bite back correcting people who say "She's such a Pollyanna" when they mean that a person is in deep denial about the negatives of a situation. Porter's Pollyanna is well aware of the negative side of things. When she can, she makes an active choice to look for the good/5().

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Chatty, idealistic Pollyanna can always find something to be glad about. Even when the newly orphaned girl has to live with her cold/5(). Mar 29,  · Pollyanna (Dover Children's Evergreen Classics) [Eleanor H. Porter] on simplicityhsd.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

When orphaned Pollyanna Whittier comes to live Pollyanna book her stern maiden aunt, the entire town of Beldingsville is affected by the bubbly nature of this lively eleven-year-old.

Not only is she perpetually cheerful/5(). Mar 29,  · With that out of the way, this book is snort-through-your-nose funny, and so very charming. The many characters Pollyanna meets throughout her small town are appealingly drawn - even the cranky ones - and Pollyanna's effect on everyone is magical.

Whenever I give it a read, I find myself playing The Glad Game in my own life/5(). Nov 29,  · That POLLYANNA has fallen out of favor says more about our cynical times than it does about the book.

Pollyanna was first published (to instant acclaim and success) in the year leading up to WWI, and its kindly philosophy is as relevant today as it was then. There's a reason it has stayed steadily in print for nearly a century, and has been translated into many languages and adapted for film 5/5.

Pollyanna, smiling bravely now, flew about, hanging the dresses in the closet, stacking the books on the table, and putting away the undergarments in the bureau drawers. “I'm sure it—it's going to be a. “Miss Polly actually stamped her foot in irritation. "There you go like the rest," she shouted.

"What game?" At last Nancy told her all about the story of how the crutches arrived instead of a doll, and how Pollyanna's father had taught her that there was always something to be glad about. Sep 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project simplicityhsd.com by: 1.

Pollyanna's game will make you realize that there are always things to be glad about,even when you think that everything is awful around you. Now I'm up to reading the sequel of the book "Pollyanna grows up", hope it's as good as the first one.5/5(31).

Pollyanna is a novel by American author Eleanor H. Porter, considered a classic of children's literature. The book's success led to Porter soon writing a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up ().

Eleven more Pollyanna sequels, known as "Glad Books", were later published, most of them written by Elizabeth Borton or Harriet Lummis Smith. Pollyanna Grows Up is the second Pollyanna book, but the last one written by Eleanor Porter. It's a servicable read, but a lot of the charm of the first book is lost in this one.

The plot is split in two parts. The first half of the book is still about young Pollyanna, not even a year after her accident and recovery in the first book/5. Pollyanna Whittier died two weeks ago, leaving one child, a girl eleven years old.

He left practically nothing else save a few books; for, as you doubtless know, he was the pastor of this small mission church, and had a very meagre salary. ‘I believe he was your deceased sister’s husband, but he. Pollyanna is a popular book by Eleanor H.

Porter. Read Pollyanna, free online version of the book by Eleanor H. Porter, on simplicityhsd.com Eleanor H. Porter's Pollyanna consists of 32 parts for ease of reading.

Choose the part of Pollyanna which you want to read from the table of contents to get started. Pollyanna, the orphaned daughter of a missionary couple, comes to live with her reserved aunt. Her tendency to find something to be glad about in every circumstance brings consolation and love to.

Free download or read online Pollyanna pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Eleanor H. Porter. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, childrens story are Nancy, Pollyanna.4/5.

Pollyanna. By Eleanor H. Porter. Grades. Genre. Fiction. This book is the enduring story of an orphan girl with an irrepressible love for life, who is sent East to live with her spinster aunt.

This book is the enduring story of an orphan girl with an irrepressible love for. Editions for Pollyanna: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle E Cited by: 1.

Feb 21,  · Pollyanna's eternal optimism has made her one of the most beloved characters in American literature. First published inher story spawned the formation of "Glad" clubs all over the country, devoted to playing Pollyanna's famous game. Pollyanna has since sold over one million copies, been translated into several languages, and has become both a Broadway play and a Disney motion 5/5(1).Get the best deals on pollyanna book when you shop the largest online selection at simplicityhsd.com Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices.

Skip to main content. Shop by category. Shop by category. Enter your search keyword.Aug 01,  · Pollyanna is a fun loving book that features a bubbly young girl of ten who goes to live with her elderly aunt after her father's death.

Their characters contrast as soon as Pollyanna moves in, even though the young girl is a spirited, kind creature; however, her aunt is spinsterly creature with a crabby attitude and refuses to accept the girl.5/5(6).