Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

3.86 avg rating
( 31,381 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780451529275: Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This is the classic story of a spunky little girl named Rebecca. Her dreamy outlook and strict morals cause the type of childhood conflicts that will strike a chord in both the young and not so young.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

Author Jack London wrote Kate Douglas Wiggin a letter about her classic Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm from the headquarters of the First Japanese Army in Manchuria in 1904: "May I thank you for Rebecca?... I would have quested the wide world over to make her mine, only I was born too long ago and she was born but yesterday.... Why could she not have been my daughter? Why couldn't it have been I who bought the three hundred cakes of soap? Why, O, why?" Mark Twain called Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm "beautiful and warm and satisfying."

Who is this beguiling creature? The irrepressible 10-year-old Rebecca Rowena Randall burst into the world of children's book characters (and her new life in Maine) in 1903 when storybook girls were gentle and proper. A "bird of a very different feather," she had "a small, plain face illuminated by a pair of eyes carrying such messages, such suggestions, such hints of sleeping power and insight, that one never tired of looking into their shining depths.... " Soon enough, she wins over her prim Aunt Miranda, the whole town, and thousands of readers everywhere with her energetic, indomitable spirit. This beautiful trade edition features the artwork of Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm's original illustrator Helen Mason Grose, with 6 full- color plates and 32 pen-and-ink drawings. (Ages 9 and older)

About the Author:

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.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780486428451: Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (Dover Children's Evergreen Classics)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0486428451 ISBN 13:  9780486428451
Publisher: Dover Publications, 2003
Softcover

9781853261343: Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm (Wordsworth Children's Classics)

Wordsw..., 1999
Softcover

9780766607620: Rebecca Of Sunnybrook Farm

Modern..., 2004
Hardcover

9781502871893: Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

Create..., 2014
Softcover

9781374968592: Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm

Pinnac..., 2017
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Wiggin, Kate Douglas
Published by Signet
ISBN 10: 0451529278 ISBN 13: 9780451529275
New MASS MARKET PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Signet. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0451529278 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Seller Inventory # SWATI2132201544

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 14.42
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Kate Douglas Wiggin, Marcelle Clements (Afterword)
Published by Signet Classics (2004)
ISBN 10: 0451529278 ISBN 13: 9780451529275
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Signet Classics, 2004. Mass Market Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0451529278

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 20.81
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Wiggin, Kate Douglas
Published by Signet (2004)
ISBN 10: 0451529278 ISBN 13: 9780451529275
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Signet, 2004. Mass Market Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110451529278

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 59.52
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Kate Douglas Wiggin
Published by Signet (2004)
ISBN 10: 0451529278 ISBN 13: 9780451529275
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Signet, 2004. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # MB01070ZSKE

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 86.80
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Kate Douglas Wiggin
ISBN 10: 0451529278 ISBN 13: 9780451529275
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # STRM-0451529278

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 86.48
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds