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Five Little Peppers and How They Grew (Aladdin Classics)

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Publisher Comments:

andlt;iandgt;Five Little Peppers and How They Grewandlt;/iandgt; was originally serialized in an 1880 edition of andlt;iandgt;Wide Awakeandlt;/iandgt;, a children's magazine. The publisher of the magazine, Daniel Lothrop, loved the Pepper stories so much that he published a hard-cover edition of the story — and married the author in 1881. In 1883 the couple moved to historic Concord, Massachusetts, and resided in a house called the Wayside, which had previously been home to Nathaniel Hawthorne and also to Louisa May Alcott, the author of andlt;iandgt;Little Womenandlt;/iandgt;.

Synopsis:

Five Little Peppers and How They Grew was originally serialized in an 1880 edition of Wide Awake, a children's magazine. The publisher of the magazine, Daniel Lothrop, loved the Pepper stories so much that he published a hard-cover edition of the story — and married the author in 1881. In 1883 the couple moved to historic Concord, Massachusetts, and resided in a house called the Wayside, which had previously been home to Nathaniel Hawthorne and also to Louisa May Alcott, the author of Little Women.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Margaret Sidneyandlt;/bandgt;'s real name was Harriett Stone (1844-1924). She was born in Connecticut and authored twelve books about the Pepper clan. She is buried in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery in Massachusetts.andlt;bandgt;Ann M. Martinandlt;/bandgt; is the Newbery Honor author of andlt;Iandgt;A Corner of the Universeandlt;/iandgt; and the bestselling Baby-sitters Club series. She lives in New York.

Table of Contents

CONTENTS

Foreword

1 A Home View

2 Making Happiness for Mamsie

3 Mamsie's Birthday

4 Trouble for the Little Brown House

5 More Trouble

6 Hard Days for Polly

7 The Cloud over the Little Brown House

8 Joel's Turn

9 Sunshine Again

10 A Threatened Blow

11 Safe

12 New Friends

13 Phronsie Pays a Debt of Gratitude

14 A Letter to Jasper

15 Jolly Days

16 Getting a Christmas for the Little Ones

17 Christmas Bells!

18 Education Ahead

19 Brave Work and the Reward

20 Polly Is Comforted

21 Phronsie

22 Getting Ready for Mamsie and the Boys

23 Which Treats of a Good Many Matters

24 Polly's Dismal Morning

25 Polly's Big Bundle

An Aladdin Reading Group Guide to Five Little Peppers and How They Grew

Product Details

ISBN:
9781416916178
Author:
Sidney, Margaret
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Foreword by:
Martin, Ann Matthews
Foreword:
Martin, Ann M.
Foreword:
Martin, Ann Matthews
Author:
Martin, Ann M.
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Family life
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Family - Siblings
Subject:
Poverty
Subject:
Family - Stepfamilies
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Childrens classics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Aladdin Classics
Publication Date:
June 2006
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
f/c cvr
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
7.62 x 5.12 in 8.26 oz
Age Level:
9-12

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"Synopsis" by , Five Little Peppers and How They Grew was originally serialized in an 1880 edition of Wide Awake, a children's magazine. The publisher of the magazine, Daniel Lothrop, loved the Pepper stories so much that he published a hard-cover edition of the story — and married the author in 1881. In 1883 the couple moved to historic Concord, Massachusetts, and resided in a house called the Wayside, which had previously been home to Nathaniel Hawthorne and also to Louisa May Alcott, the author of Little Women.

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