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Pollyanna - Eleanor H. Porter
Pollyanna
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Pollyanna's eternal optimism has made her one of the most beloved characters in American literature. First published in 1913, her 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... show more
Pollyanna's eternal optimism has made her one of the most beloved characters in American literature. First published in 1913, her 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 picture.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780689849107 (0689849109)
Publisher: Aladdin
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
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 Spooky's House Of Books
Spooky's House Of Books rated it
3.5
rating:3.5Challenges:2016 Around The Year in 52 Books:9. A book that was mentioned in another book 2016 Choose Your Own Challenge:15:A book made into a Disney film April's Read Your E-Books ThonRead a book of a specific length - over 300 pages. 328 pages 2. Read a book you got for free , and 4. Read...
Reading For The Heck Of It
Reading For The Heck Of It rated it
4.0 Be Glad
One of my favorite films growing up (and still to this day much to my mother's chagrin) was Pollyanna starring the magnificent Hayley Mills (remember the original Parent Trap?). The story of a young girl orphaned and sent to live with an aunt she had never met (and who was less than thrilled to be t...
Haidji - Books...and...Books!
Haidji - Books...and...Books! rated it
5.0 Sweet
I've read Pollyanna several times many years ago. It is a wonderful story about optimism and finding a silver lining in any situation. I'm still trying to play "The Glad Game". I can't and don't expect to live in a moment of total happiness obsession, but “The Glad Game” can help you focus on what...
Yona's Book World
Yona's Book World rated it
5.0
I loved the movie and i can't wait to read the book. I loved loved this book. It was so beautifully written. There were moments when I just wanted to cry from happiness. The way Pollyanna touched everyone she met was amazing. There isn't anything better than smiling so much after finishing a book. ...
anneishia
anneishia rated it
4.0 Pollyanna: The Glad Book
This was the second time that I'd read this book and I enjoyed it. I re-read it for my Classics Club challenge but also because this is the book that the Kindred Spirits book club on Goodreads, which I am member of, was reading in February. The Kindred Spirits decided to read this book, because ther...
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