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Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm [Paperback]

By Kate Douglas Wiggin (Author) & Marion Dane Bauer (Foreword by)
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Item description for Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin & Marion Dane Bauer...

Talkative, ten-year-old Rebecca goes to live with her spinster aunts, one harsh and demanding, the other soft and sentimental, with whom she spends seven difficult but rewarding years growing up.

Publishers Description
When Rebecca Rowena Randall goes to live with her spinster aunts in Riverboro, Rebecca's aunts find her to be more of a handful than they bargained for. But even more surprising than the transition of Rebecca into a well-mannered young lady are the effects that Rebecca has on her aunts' humdrum lives. Rebecca, with her wide dark eyes and spirit that no walls can contain, will change their lives -- and the lives of everyone she meets -- forever.

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Aladdin
Pages   341
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 7.6" Width: 5.1" Height: 1"
Weight:   0.55 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jun 1, 2003
Publisher   Aladdin
Age  9-12
Series  Aladdin Classics  
ISBN  0689860013  
ISBN13  9780689860010  
UPC  076714003996  

Availability  13 units.
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More About Kate Douglas Wiggin & Marion Dane Bauer

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Kate Douglas Wiggin (1856-1923) was a teacher, lecturer, and editor, as well as a writer of novels and short stories for adults and children.

Kate Douglas Wiggin was born in 1856 and died in 1923.

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1Books > Subjects > Literature & Fiction > Genre Fiction > Amish
2Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 9-12 > General
3Books > Subjects > Children > Authors & Illustrators, A-Z > ( B ) > Bauer, Marion Dane
4Books > Subjects > Children > Literature > Classics by Age > General
5Books > Subjects > Children > Literature > Classics by Age
6Books > Subjects > Children > People & Places > Family Life > General
7Books > Subjects > Children > People & Places > Family Life
8Books > Subjects > Children > Ages 9-12

Reviews - What do customers think about Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm?

Perfect book for little girls  Nov 11, 2007
One of my three favorite books from my childhood. I have read reviews of how difficult this book is to understand or read by small children. Nonsense! I first read this book when I was 6 years old, one year after learning English and had no problem with it. I read it many times until my mother threw it away. I looked for it for a long time and finally found it 54 years after first reading it. I still love it.
Okay Book  Oct 22, 2006
This book is okay. I wouldn't read it more than twice. It was really boring till the end. Then it got good. I would recomend this book to kids from ages 9 - teens. Rebecca has a life that i would never want. She is so happy and bouncy. I don't like that. In my opinion, this is book is not very exciting. I was so glad when I finished it. Because then I could read a better book. It was kind of hard to follow, cause a lot of things were going on at once. I really think younger kids should read it. I don't think it deserves a classic. But that is just in my opinon. Read it if you would like. I just didn't like it. It was okay though. So good luck!
The Eternal Rebecca Randall  Oct 16, 2006
Rebecca has been my friend since I read her story in a cheap Whitman hardback when I was a little girl. A lively and creative 10-year-old girl is sent to her maiden aunts to receive a good education, but chafes under the restrictive yoke of her elder aunt. As Rebecca learns to channel her energies into positive action, she remains unquenched by her dour aunt and lends joy to both the younger aunt, but also the elderly Cobbs and her best friend, Emma Jane Perkins. The vocabulary in the story may be a bit high for younger readers as REBECCA was not actually written as a children's story; it was the best seller of the year 1904. There is a sequel, NEW CHRONICLES OF REBECCA, that is worth finding, with more adventures of Rebecca, the Simpson children, and even Emma Jane.
Rebecca of sunnybrook farm, how dull.  Oct 27, 2005
As I started to read this book I got a sense that it was not going to be the thrilling adventure that I usually look for in a book. This was okay because sometimes you need a book that can slow it down and you can relax with. I am sorry to report that this book was so slow it almost came to a stop. Although it is a story of a girl who moves from her farm home to a small town to live with her aunts nothing more exciting than Rebecca selling enough soap to get a lamp for some friends that aren't very well off happens. While it is a great thing to see family helping family to get an education, something more adventurous like a love interest, or a friend saving her best and most loved toy from the clutches of a wicked aunt could spice up a story. Maybe I am a reader who is not excited by someone learning to sew and this kind of book is your cup of tea but it is not mine. In my opinion the lack of substanance is almost suffocating and I will not be drowned by another reading of this book.
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm: Unabridged (The Whitman classics library)  Sep 21, 2005
It was well worth the wait; my father called me "Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm" when I was a small girl. It is a warm and endearing story. I may have to get some more of the books in the series!

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