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The Resource Favourite stories of courageous girls

Favourite stories of courageous girls

Label
Favourite stories of courageous girls
Title
Favourite stories of courageous girls
Title variation
Favorite stories of courageous girls
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These stories of courageous heroines from classic fiction - from JANE EYRE to ANNE OF GREEN GABLES - will inspire, excite and empower young readers. This wonderful anthology features the stories of some of the best-loved heroines in children's books. From Jo March who sells her hair to raise money for her family, to George's single-minded commitment to protecting her island in The Famous Five to Bobbie's quick-thinking action that prevents a train crash in THE RAILWAY CHILDREN, these girls demonstrate courage beyond their years. Each of the 24 chapters contains an introduction about the courageous girl featured and a satisfying extract from the original book. These fictional heroines will inspire young readers with their stories of expectations defied, fears faced and obstacles overcome. This collection is also bound to tempt readers to discover these classic novels for themselves. Classic novels featured include LITTLE WOMEN, ANNE OF GREEN GABLES, FIVE ON A TREASURE ISLAND, THE RAILWAY CHILDREN, JANE EYRE, A LITTLE PRINCESS, POLLYANNA and THE WIZARD OF OZ, as well as beloved fairy tales from diverse cultures such as THE SNOW QUEEN, KATE CRACKERNUTS and WHITE CHRYSANTHEMUM
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10781152
Cataloging source
QPPL
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Women heroes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Favourite stories of courageous girls
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Inspiring heroines from classic books."--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065301327
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9781444952315
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1101970419
Label
Favourite stories of courageous girls
Publication
Note
"Inspiring heroines from classic books."--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000065301327
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
311 pages
Isbn
9781444952315
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1101970419

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