Frances Hodgson Burnett
Reginald B. Birch
A little Princess is one of the most popular novels by Frances Hodgson Burnett. The plot is catchy and engrossing. Sara’s father who is a young and wealthy captain takes his daughter to London to study at the boarding school for girls. From her early childhood the girl has been used to luxury and boundless care and despite her father and Indian maid pamper her and do all what she wishes, Sara grows as an honest, kind, clever and polite young girl. At Miss Minchin’s school Sara lives through many hard days and unexpected bitter miseries which she weathers relying on her fair and gentle heart and always behaving as a true princess.