When Polyanna Whittier goes to live with her sour-tempered aunt after her father's death, things seem bad enough, but then a dreadful accident ensues. However, Pollyanna's sunny nature and good humour prove to have an astonishing effect on all around her, and this wonderful tale of how cheerfulness can conquer adversity has remained one of the world's most popular children's books since its first publication in 1913.
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An abridged edition of the classic story by Eleanor H. PorterAbout the Author:
Eleanor Hodgman Porter was born in New Hampshire in 1868 and studied music in Boston until 1901, when she gave up singing to pursue writing. She died in Massachusetts in 1920.
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Book Description Wordsworth Editions Ltd, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1853261459
Book Description Wordsworth Editions Ltd, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111853261459