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The Doll's House (Puffin Books)

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Publisher Comments:

From Rumer Godden, one of the foremost authors of the 20th century, and illustrated by two-time Caldecott Honor recipient Tasha Tudor, comes a heartwarming tale filled with imagination and creativity that is ideal for any girl who has ever loved a doll so much that it has become real to her.

For Tottie Plantaganet, a little wooden doll, belonging to Emily and Charlotte Dane is wonderful. The only thing missing is a dollhouse that Tottie and her family could call their very own. But when the dollhouse finally does arrive, Tottie's problems really begin. That dreadful doll Marchpane comes to live with them, disrupting the harmony of the Plantaganet family with her lies and conceited way. Will Tottie ever be able to call the dollhouse home?

An ALA Notable Book

"For little girls who love dolls, women who remember dollhouse days, and literary critics who can recognize a masterpiece."--The New York Times

Rumer Godden is the author of numerous books for children and adults, including The Story of Holly and Ivy, illustrated by Barbara Cooney, and the bestseller The Black Narcissus.

Tasha Tudor has written and illustrated many books for children, including 1 is One and Mother Goose, both Caldecott Honor books.

Synopsis:

The activities, sorrows, and joys of a family of dolls living in an old doll house are related from the dolls' point of view.

Synopsis:

For Tottie Plantaganet, a little wooden doll, belonging to Emily and Charlotte Dane is wonderful. The only thing missing is a dollhouse that Tottie and her family could call their very own. But when the dollhouse finally does arrive, Tottie's problems really begin. That dreadful doll Marchpane comes to live with them, disrupting the harmony of the Plantaganet family with her lies and conceited way. Will Tottie ever be able to call the dollhouse home?

About the Author

Rumer Godden is the author of numerous books for children and adults, including The Story of Holly and Ivy, illustrated by Barbara Cooney, and the bestseller The Black Narcissus.

Tasha Tudor has written and illustrated many books for children, including 1 is One and Mother Goose, both Caldecott Honor books.

Table of Contents

StoryStrip 1: So typical of women. 166 fr.--$ StoryStrip 2: Equality in marriage. 177 fr.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140309423
Author:
Tudor, Tasha
Author:
Tudor, Tasha
Publisher:
Puffin Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Dolls
Subject:
Children's stories
Subject:
Toys, Dolls, & Puppets
Subject:
Fantasy
Subject:
Dollhouses
Subject:
Doll's house
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series:
Puffin books
Series Volume:
9690.
Publication Date:
19760931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 5 up to AND UP
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
7.75x5.10x.35 in. .24 lbs.
Age Level:
10-12

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Product details 128 pages Puffin Books - English 9780140309423 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The activities, sorrows, and joys of a family of dolls living in an old doll house are related from the dolls' point of view.
"Synopsis" by , For Tottie Plantaganet, a little wooden doll, belonging to Emily and Charlotte Dane is wonderful. The only thing missing is a dollhouse that Tottie and her family could call their very own. But when the dollhouse finally does arrive, Tottie's problems really begin. That dreadful doll Marchpane comes to live with them, disrupting the harmony of the Plantaganet family with her lies and conceited way. Will Tottie ever be able to call the dollhouse home?

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