The Little House

The Little House

[her Story]

Book - 2012
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A country house is unhappy when the city, with all its buildings and traffic, grows up around her.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012, c1969
Edition: 70th anniversary ed
ISBN: 9780547790442
Branch Call Number: jp BUR NVD
Characteristics: 40 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Additional Contributors: Hammond, Lorraine Lee
Alternative Title: Little house

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JanaEads
Apr 07, 2017

A family favorite.

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mammothhawk229e
Sep 04, 2016

Cautionary tale on technology & urban sprawl. Bittersweet ending because book was written before post-war superhighways boom & the suburbs. Story more relevant than ever.

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6semkereaders
Feb 09, 2016

A nice story, but quite wordy for the young audience that it was first intended for. A great way to talk about the urban vs country life and the changes to places over time -even for older children.

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Tuesday5
Jun 11, 2014

I loved this book as a child and the illustrations are the same as I remember them but readin this as an ebook was rather frustrating because you kept reading the same page over and over as the perspective changed to give a different view of the page.

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Mafalda
Apr 20, 2013

Beautiful story. Talks about life in the country and how cities are built.

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MaLoCle
Jan 30, 2010

The Little House: Her Story. An interesting look at time from her point of view, describes the seasons and years much in the way a house might. Simply gentle.

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AlanaS
Dec 09, 2009

Parts of the story reminded me of "A Contract With God: Life on Dropsie Avenue." A very sweet story.

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6semkereaders
Feb 09, 2016

6semkereaders thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 4 and 12

vernessa7 Jul 02, 2013

vernessa7 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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Hannah2008
Oct 25, 2012

Hannah2008 thinks this title is suitable for 4 years and over

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MaLoCle
Jan 30, 2010

MaLoCle thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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