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

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
Title variation
  • Heroine's book-shelf
  • Life lessons from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder
Title variation remainder
life lessons, from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this book about beloved heroines and the 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
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
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373900
Cataloging source
UKM
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Blakemore, Erin M
Dewey number
809/.933522
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN56.5.W64
LC item number
B53 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Heroines in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Women
  • Women authors
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
Target audience
adult
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life lessons, from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder
Label
The heroine's bookshelf : life lessons from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder, Erin Blakemore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Self: Lizzy Bennet in Pride and prejudice, by Jane Austen -- Faith: Janie Crawford in Their eyes were watching God, by Zora Neale Hurston -- Happiness: Anne Shirley in Anne of Green Gables, 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: 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, by Charlotte Brontë -- Ambition: Jo March in Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott -- Magic: Mary Lennox in The secret garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Control code
ocn548626439
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 200 p.
Isbn
9780061958762
System control number
(OCoLC)548626439
Label
The heroine's bookshelf : life lessons from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder, Erin Blakemore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Self: Lizzy Bennet in Pride and prejudice, by Jane Austen -- Faith: Janie Crawford in Their eyes were watching God, by Zora Neale Hurston -- Happiness: Anne Shirley in Anne of Green Gables, 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: 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, by Charlotte Brontë -- Ambition: Jo March in Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott -- Magic: Mary Lennox in The secret garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Control code
ocn548626439
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxi, 200 p.
Isbn
9780061958762
System control number
(OCoLC)548626439

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