Pappa Pellerin's Daughter
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Pappa Pellerin's Daughter

3.63 of 5 stars 3.63  ·  rating details  ·  192 ratings  ·  7 reviews
Most peoople have not heard of Pappa Pellerin's Daughter, but it is an amazing book, amusing, interesting, not draggy, a bit emotional sometimes, and with a lovely, though very predictable ending. The girl, Loella, who everyone calls 'Loopy Loella', is a strange child, basically bringing herself up in the woods, with two brothers to look after solely by herself. An old sca...more
Hardcover, 176 pages
Published January 1st 1975 by Vintage/Ebury (first published 1963)
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Carla Angelo
Lo leí cuando tenía creo que 11 o 12 años y me pareció tan tonto... y si me lo pareció en esa época ahora supongo que me parecerá peor. Recuerdo que lo que no me gustaba era como trataban el tema de la chica que se había criado sin un padre. No empaticé con ella en absoluto y me parecía una visión superficial y absurda del abadono, más que la visión general, la protagonista era odiosa y... tonta.
I read it Norwegian as a young girl, remember I liked it so much I read it twice. Maybe I ought to read it again now?
I literally loved this book when I was 10 years old! I can still read it with the same anticipation! :-)
It's a weird story, but it's amazingly interesting! It's even ridiculous how good it is!
Aug 14, 2009 Angeliki rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition Recommends it for: all kids!
Shelves: fiction, swedish
I loved it when I was 10!!
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