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Daddy-long-legs

Jean Webster

Daddy-long-legs

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Published by Knight in Sevenoaks .
Written in English


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StatementJean Webster.
The Physical Object
Pagination190p. :
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18076855M
ISBN 100340040181

Daddy Long Legs And, Dear Enemy (Book): Webster, Jean: One of the great novels of American girlhood, Jean Webster's Daddy-Long-Legs () chronicles the adventures of Judy Abbott, a high-spirited orphan beginning a new life as a college student and aspiring writer, through her letters to her anonymous male benefactor. Aug 11,  · Daddy-Long-Legs (Puffin Classics) [Jean Webster, Eva Ibbotson] on desi.pw *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A trustee of the John Grier orphanage has offered to send Judy Abbott to college. The only requirements are that she must write to him every month and that she can never know who he is. Judy's life at college is a whirlwind of friends/5(). WARNING! To follow is a highly illustrative review/plot summary of the book Daddy-Long-Legs. As a kid, I totally loved the cartoon Judy. I actually miss it sometimes, but then thanks to Goodreads, I discovered that it all started with a book/5. Oct 17,  · I found this book in our church's library when I was 9 years old and I fell in love with it at first read. The idea of a "daddy long legs" growing up was very powerful to me -- especially as someone with 6 brothers and sisters! I reread this book several times /5(13).

Aug 11,  · Daddy-Long-Legs [Jean Webster] on desi.pw *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Leopold Classic Library is delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive collection. As part of our on-going commitment to delivering value to the reader/5(). "Daddy long legs" tells the story of a young girl, Jerusha Abbott, who has been raized in an orphanage. Being the oldest of the pupils, she has to work hard for her pension, helping to take care of the other kids. Despite the sad and boring life she leads, she is a cheerful and . Jerusha Abbott grew up in an orphanage but was sent to college by a mysterious benefactor she calls Daddy Long-Legs. 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 by Jean Webster was first published in 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.5/5(17).

Daddy Long Legs Book Summary and Study Guide. Daddy-long-legs is a story of a young girl, Jerusha Abbott and her letters to her benefactor whom she has never desi.pw story proceeds through her college desi.pwa Abbott was brought up at an old-fashioned orphanage. The children were wholly dependent on charity. Jan 15,  · Daddy-Long-Legs was the best book ever! I enjoyed every minute of it, and it had a great story. Judy Abbott is such a real charcter, as are the rest of the charcters in this novel. The pictures are very amusing, and so you another level of Judy. Another thing that is great is it's considered a classic, yet it's more modern (Little Women /5. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Daddy Long Legs is a stage musical with a book by John Caird, and music and lyrics by Paul Gordon. It is based on the novel of the same name by Jean Webster. Set in turn-of-the-century New England, the musical tells the story of orphan Jerusha Abbott of the John Grier Home and her mysterious benefactor who agrees to send her to college Book: John Caird.


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WARNING. To follow is a highly illustrative review/plot summary of the book Daddy-Long-Legs. As a kid, I totally loved the cartoon Judy. I actually miss it sometimes, but then thanks to Goodreads, I discovered that it all started with a book/5. Aug 11,  · Daddy-Long-Legs (Puffin Classics) [Jean Webster, Eva Ibbotson] on desi.pw *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

A trustee of the John Grier orphanage has offered to send Judy Abbott to college. The only requirements are that she must write to him every month and that she can never know who he is. Judy's life at college is a whirlwind of friends/5(). Oct 17,  · I found this book in our church's library when I was 9 years old and I fell in love with it at first read.

The idea of a "daddy long legs" growing up was very powerful to me -- especially as someone with 6 brothers and sisters.

I reread this book several times /5(13). Aug 11,  · Daddy-Long-Legs Daddy-long-legs book Webster] on desi.pw *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Leopold Classic Library is delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive collection.

As part of our on-going commitment to delivering value to the reader/5(). Jan 15,  · Daddy-Long-Legs was the best book ever. I enjoyed every minute of it, and it had a great story.

Judy Abbott is such a real charcter, as are the rest of the charcters in this novel. The pictures are very amusing, and so you another level of Judy. Another thing that is great is it's Daddy-long-legs book a classic, yet it's more modern (Little Women /5. Daddy Long Legs Book Summary and Study Guide.

Daddy-long-legs is a story of a young girl, Jerusha Abbott and her letters to her benefactor whom she has never desi.pw story proceeds through her college desi.pwa Abbott was brought up at an old-fashioned orphanage.

The children were wholly dependent on charity. I first read this book as a translation Daddy-long-legs book I was a teenager, I loved Judy and daddy long legs, but that was only the first book, then I found out there's a sequel and i had to have it, I got it and i read it and never had I been more touched so deeply, the only other writer who does that to me is Charlotte Bronte and Jean Webster is a true disciple/5.

Free Daddy-long-legs book book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Daddy Long Legs is a stage musical with a book by Daddy-long-legs book Caird, and music and lyrics by Paul Gordon.

It is based on the novel of the same name by Jean Webster. Set in turn-of-the-century New England, the musical tells the story of orphan Jerusha Abbott of the John Grier Home and her mysterious benefactor who agrees to send her to college Book: John Caird.

Jerusha Abbott grew up in an orphanage but was sent to college by a mysterious benefactor she calls Daddy Long-Legs. 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. Nov 15,  · Daddy Long Legs Audiobook. Daddy-Long-Legs is a popular book by Jean Webster. Read Daddy-Long-Legs, free online version of the book by Jean Webster, on desi.pw Jean Webster's Daddy-Long-Legs consists of 2 parts for ease of reading.

Choose the part of Daddy-Long-Legs which you. About Daddy-Long-Legs. An orphaned girl named Judy Abbott and an unknown, unseen benefactor who Daddy-long-legs book her to college and whom she refers to as "Daddy-Long-Legs" are the two principals in this immensely popular modern-day fairy tale.

"Daddy long legs" tells the story of a young girl, Jerusha Abbott, who has been raized in an orphanage. Being the oldest of the pupils, she has to work hard for her pension, helping to take care of the other kids.

Despite the sad and boring life she leads, she is a cheerful and. Daddy Long Legs is one of my favorite books of all time. It looks like an old book, but it is as current as any of todays best seller.

Throughout the years, I have re-read Daddy-Long-Legs, time and time again. When I read this novel, I laughed and I cried. Each event /5(6). Aug 10,  · Sallie has two love interests, and I think Dear Enemy has a more mature tone than Daddy Long Legs, as it explores the course of her coming to terms with who she really loves.

On this reading, I found the eugenics discussions in Dear Enemy a bit distasteful, but again, at the time the book was published, it was a popular theory. Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster was first published in 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.5/5(17).

Free Daddy-Long-Legs study unit worksheets for teachers to print. Comprehension by chapter, vocabulary challenges, creative reading response activities and projects, tests, and much more.

In Daddy- Long-Legs by Jean Webster, Judy Abbott grew up in an orphanage and one day has the most amazing newsa mysterious trustee wishes to send her to college.

The only form of repayment that Judy must offers her mystery benefactor is a letter every month detailing her life and her studies.

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Daddy-Long-Legs is a 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 (Everyman's Library Children's Classics) by Webster, Jean and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at desi.pw Daddy Long Legs (Book): Brun-Cosme, Nadine: "Daddy drives Matthew to kindergarten in his old green car. 'See you this afternoon,' says Daddy, as he kisses him goodbye.

But Matthew stops him from leaving and asks, 'What if, this afternoon, the old green car doesn't start?' Thus begins a series of what-ifs that Matthew poses in response to every one of Daddy's ideas about how he will manage to.

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Aug 09,  · At the end of the book, the identity of 'Daddy-Long-Legs' is revealed as 'Master Jervie,' whom she had met and fallen in love with while she was still unaware that he was 'Daddy-Long-Legs.'.

May 02,  · Daddy Long Legs is a epistolary novel by the American writer Jean Webster. Jean Webster (pseudonym for Alice Jane Chandler Webster, ) was an American writer and author of many books including Daddy-Long-Legs and Dear Enemy. Her best-known books Brand: Kids Can Press, Limited.

Free download of Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster. Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle. Read, write reviews and more. Daddy-Long-Legs (Book): Webster, Jean: Orphaned Judy Abbot relates her college adventures in letters to the mysterious benefactor that she calls Daddy-Long-Legs.

Skip to main navigation Skip to main navigation Skip to search Skip to search Skip to content English English, collapsed. Daddy Long Legs () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. On a trip to France, millionaire Jervis Pendleton sees an 18 year old girl in an orphanage.

Enchanted with her, but mindful of the difference in their ages, he sponsors her to college in New England. She writes him letters, which he doesn't read. Review of the book 'Daddy-Long-Legs' by Jean Webster: A trustee of the orphanage offers to send Judy Abbott to college.

But he insists on anonymity. All he asks is that she write a letter to him once a month to let him know of her progress through college.

She is to address him as JohnSmith, and she is to expect no reply. So, you see, it is a rather one-sided correspondence. Daddy Long Legs (Book): Brun-Cosme, Nadine: Daddy drives Matthew to kindergarten in his old green car.?See you this afternoon.

says Daddy, as he kisses him goodbye. But Matthew stops him from leaving and asks,?What if, this afternoon, the old green car doesn't start.

Thus begins a series of what-ifs that Matthew poses in response to every one of Daddy's ideas about how he will manage to. LibriVox recording of Daddy Long Legs, by Jean Webster. Daddy-Long-Legs is a 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. Jan 01,  · At the end of the book, the identity of Daddy-Long-Legs is revealed as 'Master Jervie', whom she had met and fallen in love with while she was still unaware that he was Daddy-Long-Legs.

GENRE. Young Adult. RELEASED. January 1 LANGUAGE. English. LENGTH. Page PUBLISHER. Public Domain. SELLER.

Public Domain/5(16). Feb 13,  · Daddy-Long-Legs was first published inand is the most famous work of Jean Webster, an American writer. Daddy-Long-Legs Jean Webster DADDY-LONG-LEGS.

Nov 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Daddy-Long-Legs; Dear Enemy book by Jean Webster. Daddy Long-Legs is a novel by an American writer Jean Webster. It follows the protagonist, a young girl named Jerusha Judy Abbott, through her college years.

Free shipping over $Cited by: 3. Daddy Long Legs is a beloved story in the spirit of Jane Austen, the Bronte Sisters, and Downton Abbey. This heartwarming Cinderella story about a witty and winsome young woman and her mysterious benefactor charmed audiences of all ages from Los Angeles to London, when it made its musical debut.

Jul 04,  · In return for a college education and generous allowance, Daddy-Long-Legs asks only one thing: that Jerusha write him a letter every month telling of her experiences and thoughts. Thus begins the new life of Jerusha—now Judy—as she explores a world she never dreamed available to her.5/5(3).

May 05,  · 'Daddy Long-Legs', previously filmed silent with Mary Pickford and once more in the s, gets the musical treatment here as the story of the millionaire and the orphan he sponsors gets a Technicolor, Cinemascope, Johnny Mercer update/10(K).

Daddy-Long-Legs by Jean Webster and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at desi.pw Jul 15,  · The stand-out for me was Jean Webster’s Daddy Long-Legs.

Published inthis epistolary novel is the story of an orphan girl, Jerusha ‘Judy’ Abbott, sent to college by a mysterious benefactor. She’s instructed to write him letters on the proviso that he.

Feb 15,  · The rest of the book is written in the form of Jerusha's letters to her anonymous benefactor. She decides to call him Daddy Long-Legs because the only thing she knows about him is that he is tall and thin.

She decides to call herself 'Judy' as she has always hated the name Jerusha/5(85).Daddy-Long-Legs By Jean Webster - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.Sep 30,  · That mailbag is unusually full in “Daddy Long Legs,” a sweet, beautifully sung and only occasionally unsettling musical adaptation of Jean Webster’s novel, predicated on the lengthy Author: Alexis Soloski.