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by Jean Webster

Author: Jean Webster
Subcategory: Classics
Language: English
Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC (April 1, 2005)
Pages: 316 pages
Category: For children
Rating: 4.9
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Dear Daddy-Long-Legs, Did you ever hear of Michael Angelo? He was a famous artist who lived in Italy in the Middle Ages

Dear Daddy-Long-Legs, Did you ever hear of Michael Angelo? He was a famous artist who lived in Italy in the Middle Ages. Everybody in English Literature seemed to know about him, and the wholeclass laughed because I thought he was an archangel.

Daddy-Long-Legs is a 1912 epistolary novel by the American writer Jean Webster. It follows the protagonist, Jerusha "Judy" Abbott, as she leaves an orphanage and is sent to college by a benefactor whom she has never seen

Daddy-Long-Legs is a 1912 epistolary novel by the American writer Jean Webster. It follows the protagonist, Jerusha "Judy" Abbott, as she leaves an orphanage and is sent to college by a benefactor whom she has never seen. Jerusha Abbott was brought up at the John Grier Home, an old-fashioned orphanage. The children were completely dependent on charity and had to wear other people's cast-off clothes.

Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster was first published in 1912

Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster was first published in 1912. It follows an epistolatory format and traces the story through a series of letters exchanged between the youthful heroine, Jerusha and her mysterious benefactor whom she has privately nicknamed Daddy-Long-Legs based on a brief glimpse she caught of him once. The book is a young girl's classic coming-of-age tale, a genre that includes the Little Women trilogy, the Katy series and the Anne of Green Gables books.

Jean Webster (pseudonym for Alice Jane Chandler Webster) was born July 24, 1876 and died June 11, 1916. She was a well known American writer and author of many books including Daddy-Long-Legs and Dear Enemy.

These books can take me from 2 to 10 hours to create. Jerusha Abbott grew up in an orphanage but was sent to college by a mysterious benefactor she calls Daddy Long-Legs.

Format: Global Grey free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook Pages (PDF): 168 Publication Date: 1912. These books can take me from 2 to 10 hours to create. I want to keep them free, but need some support to be able to do so. If you can, please make a small donation (the average is £. 0). In college she falls in love with a young man who wants to marry her, but she refuses because she is an orphan. Finally, after Jerusha-now Judy-graduates, she asks to meet her benefactor.

Daddy-Long-Legs is a 1912 novel by an American writer Jean Webster, written in the form of letters. It follows the protagonist, a young girl named Jerusha Judy Abbott, through her college years. She writes the letters to her benefactor, a rich man whom she has never seen.

Daddy long legs is never seen by his protegee, he never writes her back, but he finds a way to be present every time she needs hi. The strongest point of Jean Webster in this book is the simplicity of the writing.

Daddy long legs is never seen by his protegee, he never writes her back, but he finds a way to be present every time she needs him. Of course, in the end, Jerusha manages to meet her Daddy long legs. And she gets a big surprise! Source. It is easy to understand, as well as direct and touching, and the letter format makes you feel that Jerusha is, somehow, addressing you, choosing you as her confidant as well. I also find that the author makes clear in this story a great conviction of hers: That everyone, no matter which his/her origins are, can find success and happiness in life.

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