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The heroine's bookshelf : life lessons, from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder, Erin Blakemore

Label
The heroine's bookshelf : life lessons, from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder
Title
The heroine's bookshelf
Title remainder
life lessons, from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder
Statement of responsibility
Erin Blakemore
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this compelling book of beloved heroines and the remarkable writers who created them, Erin Blakemore explores how the pluck and dignity of literary characters such as Anne Shirley, Elizabeth Bennet, Jane Eyre, Scarlett O'Hara, Scout Finch and Jo March can inspire women today
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Blakemore, Erin M
Dewey number
809.933522
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroines in literature
  • Women in literature
  • American fiction
  • English fiction
Label
The heroine's bookshelf : life lessons, from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder, Erin Blakemore
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • Dignity :
  • Celie in The color purple
  • by Alice Walker
  • Family ties :
  • Francie Nolan in A tree grows in Brooklyn
  • by Betty Smith
  • Indulgence :
  • Claudine in Colette's Claudine novels
  • Fight :
  • Self :
  • Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the wind
  • by Margaret Mitchell
  • Compassion :
  • Scout Finch in To kill a mockingbird
  • by Harper Lee
  • Simplicity :
  • Laura Ingalls in The long winter
  • by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • Steadfastness :
  • Jane Eyre in Jane Eyre
  • Lizzy Bennet in Pride and predjudice
  • by Charlotte Bronte
  • Ambition :
  • Jo March in Little women
  • by Louisa May Alcott
  • Magic :
  • Mary Lennox in The secret garden
  • by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • by Jane Austen
  • Faith :
  • Janie Crawford in Their eyes were watching God
  • by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Happiness :
  • Anne Shirley in Anne of Green Gables
Control code
ocn703206611
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xix, 200 p.
Isbn
9780061958779
System control number
(OCoLC)703206611
Label
The heroine's bookshelf : life lessons, from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder, Erin Blakemore
Publication
Contents
  • by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • Dignity :
  • Celie in The color purple
  • by Alice Walker
  • Family ties :
  • Francie Nolan in A tree grows in Brooklyn
  • by Betty Smith
  • Indulgence :
  • Claudine in Colette's Claudine novels
  • Fight :
  • Self :
  • Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the wind
  • by Margaret Mitchell
  • Compassion :
  • Scout Finch in To kill a mockingbird
  • by Harper Lee
  • Simplicity :
  • Laura Ingalls in The long winter
  • by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • Steadfastness :
  • Jane Eyre in Jane Eyre
  • Lizzy Bennet in Pride and predjudice
  • by Charlotte Bronte
  • Ambition :
  • Jo March in Little women
  • by Louisa May Alcott
  • Magic :
  • Mary Lennox in The secret garden
  • by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • by Jane Austen
  • Faith :
  • Janie Crawford in Their eyes were watching God
  • by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Happiness :
  • Anne Shirley in Anne of Green Gables
Control code
ocn703206611
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xix, 200 p.
Isbn
9780061958779
System control number
(OCoLC)703206611

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