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  • 5 stars across 7 books
    Eleanor Emily Hodgman Porter was an American novelist. She was born in 1868 in Littleton, New Hampshire. She was trained as a singer, attending the New England Conservatory for several years. In 1892 she married John Lyman Porter and moved to Massachusetts, after which she began writing and publishing her short stories and, later, novels. She died in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1920, and was buried at Mount Auburn Cemetery. Neil Reed has been an illustrator for more than twenty years and has illustrated novels such as Goodnight, Mr Tom and What Katy Did. As well as illustrating, Neil enjoys landscape design and painting. He currently lives in Cornwall.
    3rd July 2014

    Goodnight Mister Tom

    Young Willie Beech is evacuated to the country as Britain stands on the brink of the Second World War. A sad, deprived c... More

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    31st July 2002

    The Strong Little Tree

    In the field, near a big old oak tree, a squirrel dropped an acorn. During the winter, the sun shone, the rain fell, and... More

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    27th October 1994

    Pollyanna

    As soon as Pollyanna arrives in Beldingsville to live with her strict and dutiful maiden aunt, she begins to brighten up... More

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    1st August 1996

    Treasure Island

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    1st November 2001

    Black Beauty

    The fourth in Templar's classics series, this work provides Anna Sewell's famous horse story along with 20 colour plates... More

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    1st March 2018

    Pollyanna

    As soon as Pollyanna arrives in Beldingsville to live with her strict and dutiful maiden aunt, she begins to brighten up... More

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