Sara Crewe

or, What Happened at Miss Minchin's

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1888
Language: English
Wordcount: 23,658 / 75 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 84.9
LoC Category: PZ
Audiobook: librivox.org
Downloads: 1,110
Added to site: 2008.03.08
mnybks.net#: 20252
Origin: gutenberg.org
Excerpt

ened. So she insisted to herself that Emily understood all about her troubles and was really her friend.

"As to answering," she used to say, "I don't answer very often. I never answer when I can help it. When people are insulting you, there is nothing so good for them as not to say a word--just to look at them and think. Miss Minchin turns pale with rage when I do it. Miss Amelia looks frightened, so do the girls. They know you are stronger than they are, because you are strong enough to hold in your rage and they are not, and they say stupid things they wish they hadn't said afterward. There's nothing so strong as rage, except what makes you hold it in--that's stronger. It's a good thing not to answer your enemies. I scarcely ever do. Perhaps Emily is more like me than I am like myself. Perhaps she would rather not answer her friends, even. She keeps it all in her heart."

But though she tried to satisfy herself with these arguments, Sara did not find it easy. When, after a long, hard d

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Sara Crewe by Frances Hodgson Burnett - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for Sara Crewe by Frances Hodgson Burnett - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for Sara Crewe by Frances Hodgson Burnett - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for Sara Crewe by Frances Hodgson Burnett - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for Sara Crewe by Frances Hodgson Burnett - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for Sara Crewe by Frances Hodgson Burnett - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Treasure Island
by Robert Louis Stevenson
Black Beauty
by Anna Sewell
Alice in Wonderland
by Lewis Carroll
Little Women
by Louisa May Alcott
Through the Looking Glass
by Lewis Carroll
All the Way to Fairyland
by Evelyn Sharp

See more popular titles from this genre.