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Great Expectations (Classic Starts)

3.83  ·  Rating Details ·  59 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
When young Pip accidentally meets a convict out in the marsh one Christmas Eve, he has no idea that his life is about to change--forever. The amazing events following that encounter, and the strange tale of Miss Havisham and her adopted daughter Estella, have made Great Expectations a must-read since it was first serialized in 1860. Now, young readers can enjoy Dickens's e ...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published February 2nd 2010 by Sterling
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Ellison Huang
Feb 21, 2016 Ellison Huang rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Young readers
Recommended to Ellison by: Michael Huang
This is a great book for young readers not quite ready for Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. I found this book great and interesting and finished it within 2 days. For my aged readers I would much recommend this retold version (to start out)instead of the original story.
Sandra Stiles
Nov 25, 2010 Sandra Stiles rated it really liked it
I had never read the original book. However, I did see the movie after it was made. Why? Because several scenes were shot at my favorite museum here in Florida. They used John and Mable Ringlings house C a d' zan as part of the setting I was immediately enthralled with the story. The fact that my first reading of it was through Classic Starts makes me realize how much I missed and how much my students will enjoy it. I liked Pip very much. He was a dreamer and wanted more for himself in a time wh ...more
I LOVE THE WHOLE PLOTS eventho it was confusing at first.
I wonder how the original book is.

The ending is awesome too
Yeah but the startup was like "what the f**k?" suddenly there's this stranger came up and ~~~~ The diction is still pretty harder for me, than some others classic starts series.

Feb 10, 2015 Shannon rated it it was amazing
Shelves: juvenile-fiction
admittedly never having read the original i really enjoyed it and the original stays on my genuine to read list
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It was such a hard understanding book but I love this book so much I can't put it down from my face. I love it
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wondering how is the original version o.O
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