Collins Classics

Eleanor H Porter

No. of pages 198

Great for age 8+
When orphaned eleven-year-old Pollyanna comes to live with austere and wealthy Aunt Polly, her philosophy of gladness brings happiness to her aunt and other unhappy members of the community.


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When her father dies, Pollyanna is sent to live with her stern Aunt Polly. She is poor, orphaned and alone but Pollyanna just feels lucky to have an aunt at all. The truth is that her dear father, before he died, taught her a trick for life the 'Glad Game' the aim of which is to find the good in every bad situation. Before long, Pollyannas sunny outlook has brightened up the whole town. But when a horrible accident occurs can the Game save Pollyanna?

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