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Viewing Entry - Eight Cousins (S15974)
by Alcott, Louisa May

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Overview

TitleEight Cousins : or the Aunt-Hill
Author / Responsible partyAlcott, Louisa May
CollectionChildren's Fiction
GenreChildren's fiction.
TopicsChildren's fiction. Historical Fiction - USA 19th Century Orphans - Fiction
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceChild/Juvenile
PublisherVisAbility Ltd.
Published2021

Summary

After the death of her father, thirteen-year-old Rose Campbell is sent to live at "Aunt Hill" in Boston, a house teeming with not only her maiden great aunts, but also seven spirited male cousins. It's no easy task for Rose to get used to the mayhem after being in a girls' boarding school, but when her uncle Alec returns from overseas, he gives her the confidence to stretch her wings. Motherless most of her life, Rose now finds comfort in the embrace of her aunts--and the beginning of a lifelong friendship with Phebe Moore, the young kitchen maid.

Additional Information

descriptiondata
System control numberS15974
Original Print Publisher2021
Series statementprequel to 'Rose in Bloom'
Series statement (Book 1 of Series Title)prequel to 'Rose in Bloom'
NarratorMaria Therese
Narrator NameMaria Therese
Participant or performer noteMaria Therese
Narrators GenderFemale narrator