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Pollyanna and the secret mission.

Elizabeth Borton

Pollyanna and the secret mission.

by Elizabeth Borton

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Published by Harrap .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesGlad books series
The Physical Object
Pagination192p.,19cm
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16795266M

Pollyanna is a best-selling novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (). Eleven more Pollyanna sequels, known as "Glad Books", were later published, most of them written by Elizabeth Borton or Harriet Lummis Smith. About this Item: L.C. Page & Company, Boston, Hardcover. Stated First Edition, First Impression. Octavo. Very Good. Shows some slight edge and corner wear, spine lightly toned, ever so slight pulled at the front endpaper but holding strong, former owner signature on the front free endpaper, otherwise the binding is strong and tight, the text is clean and unmarked, and the boards are.

Pollyanna is a best-selling novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children's literature, with the title character's name becoming a popular term for someone with the same optimistic outlook. [1] The book was such a success that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (). Eleven more Pollyanna sequels, known as "Glad Books", were later published, most Author(s): Eleanor H. Porter. **"Pollyanna in Hollywood: The Seventh Glad Book" **"Pollyanna's Castle in Mexico: The Eighth Glad Book" **"Pollyanna's Door to Happiness: The Ninth Glad Book" **"Pollyanna's Golden Horseshoe: The Tenth Glad Book" **"Pollyanna and the Secret Mission: The Fourteenth Glad Book" [written out of sequence] *Chalmers, Margaret Piper **"Pollyanna's.

Pollyanna Summary. In a fundamentally honest and straightforward way, Porter examines the trials of life—poverty, loneliness, and illness—and concludes that a cheerful child's presence can alleviate social and personal bitterness. Pollyanna makes people see the good in life rather than the sad and negative. Pollyanna. By Eleanor H. Porter. Grades. Genre. Fiction. This book is the enduring story of an orphan girl with an irrepressible love for life, who is sent East to live with her spinster aunt. This book is the enduring story of an orphan girl with an irrepressible love for .


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Pollyanna and the Secret Mission book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start your review of Pollyanna and the Secret Mission (Pollyanna, #14) Write a review. Cindy Tomamichel rated it it was ok. This is the second Pollyanna written by Borton that I have read. They both have similar faults, in twisting 3/5.

Pollyanna and the Secret Mission Hardcover – January 1, by Elizabeth Borton (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 3/5(1). Pollyanna series by Eleanor H. series is also known as:Πολυάννα (greek).

Pollyanna (Pollyanna, #1), Pollyanna Grows Up (Pollyanna #2), Polly. Pollyanna at Six Star Ranch, the Twelfth Glad Book, by Virginia May Moffitt, published in Pollyanna of Magic Valley, the Thirteenth Glad Book, by Virginia May Moffitt, published in Pollyanna and the Secret Mission, the Fourteenth Glad Book, by Elizabeth Borton, published in Like Liked by 1 person.

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$ 0 bids. $ shipping. Ending Thursday at AM PDT 4d 3h. A Walt Disney film, Pollyanna, was released instarring English actress Hayley Mills in the title role (which made her a Hollywood star and led to a Disney contract).

The film was shot at the McDonald Mansion (aka Mableton Mansion) on McDonald Avenue in what was then the small town of Santa Rosa, was directed by David Swift. Click to read more about Pollyanna and the Secret Mission by Elizabeth Borton.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. All about Pollyanna and the Secret Mission by Elizabeth Borton. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers Pollyanna (2) Pollyanna Glad Book (1) Pollyanna series Author: Elizabeth Borton.

The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Charming Novels of Classic Heroines: Pollyanna, The Secret Garden, Little Women, Anne of Green Gables, and Rebecca of this collection—which includes Pollyanna, The Secret Garden, Little Women, for, as you doubtless know, he was the pastor of this small mission church, and had a very meagre : Open Road Media.

Pollyanna, the orphaned daughter of a missionary couple, comes to live with her reserved aunt. Her tendency to find something to be glad about in every circumstance brings consolation and love to. Pollyanna: The Glad BookEleanor H. PorterINTRODUCTIONPRINCIPAL WORKSCRITICISMFURTHER READING(Full name Eleanor Hodgman Porter; also wrote under the pseudonyms Eleanor Stuart and Eleanor Stewart) American short-story writer and author of juvenile following entry presents commentary on Porter's juvenile novel Pollyanna: The Glad Book () through The book was such a success, that Porter soon produced a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up ().

Eleven more Pollyanna sequels, known as "Glad Books", were later published, most of them written by Elizabeth Borton or Harriet Lummis Smith. Further sequels followed, including Pollyanna Plays the Game by Colleen L. Reece, published in   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project by: 1.

Now I'm up to reading the sequel of the book "Pollyanna grows up", hope it's as good as the first one. Reviewer: Annette - November 7, Subject: Moving story Brilliant story. Fantastic reader. This was reallyit was one of the best recordings and the plot so wonderfully moving.

This book teaches the reader lots of things.5/5(32). That POLLYANNA has fallen out of favor says more about our cynical times than it does about the book.

Pollyanna was first published (to instant acclaim and success) in the year leading up to WWI, and its kindly philosophy is as relevant today as it was then. There's a reason it has stayed steadily in print for nearly a century, and has been translated into many languages and adapted for film 5/5.

The Pollyanna principle (also called Pollyannaism or positivity bias) is the tendency for people to remember pleasant items more accurately than unpleasant ones. Research [citation needed] indicates that at the subconscious level, the mind tends to focus on the optimistic; while at the conscious level, it tends to focus on the negative.

This subconscious bias is similar to the Forer effect. The book opens with poor, orphaned Pollyanna Whittier arriving in a small Vermont town to live with her wealthy Aunt Polly, "forty now, and quite alone in the world.".

Pollyanna is eventually hit by a passing car, breaks a leg, and becomes an invalid (possibly never able to walk again). Devastated, Pollyanna abandons the Glad Game. Pollyanna is a delightful book that all parents should read to their children.

Pollyanna is a most positive young lady. Always searching for the good in every situation for all members of the community until an accident allows the community to uplift Pollyanna in her time of need/5(). Pollyanna Whittier, the main character in two books by Eleanor H.

Porter, is optimistic even when she faces terrible challenges. The first book, Pollyanna, was published in It was a big hit. Pollyanna was a character in a children's book of the same name.

She always played the glad game, where she would find something to be optimistic about even in the most negative situations. I think as a name it's quite pretty though it'd be odd to name a. Pollyanna is a live action drama Walt Disney Productions feature film, starring child actress Hayley Mills, Jane Wyman, Karl Malden, and Richard Egan, in a story about a cheerful orphan changing the outlook of a small on the novel Pollyanna () by Eleanor H.

Porter, the film was written and directed by David film won Hayley Mills an Academy Juvenile by: Paul Smith (Score).Pollyanna and the Not So Glad Game.

Elizabeth Borton tried her hand at a spy story in Pollyanna and the Secret Mission. By Porter's two volumes and the other Glad Books had sold two.Pollyanna is a novel by American author Eleanor H.

Porter, considered a classic of children's book's success led to Porter soon writing a sequel, Pollyanna Grows Up (). Eleven more Pollyanna sequels, known as "Glad Books", were later published, most of them written by Elizabeth Borton or Harriet Lummis r sequels followed, including Pollyanna Plays the Game.