Tag: Coming of Age

  • An Old-Fashioned Girl

    An Old-Fashioned Girl

    “The emerging woman … will be strong-minded, strong-hearted, strong-souled, and strong-bodied … strength and beauty must go together.”

  • Little Men

    Little Men

    “It takes so little to make a child happy, that it is a pity in a world full of sunshine and pleasant things, that there should be any wistful faces, empty hands, or lonely little hearts.”

  • Little Women

    Little Women

    “I could never love anyone as I love my sisters.” – Jo March

  • Anne of Green Gables

    Anne of Green Gables

    “I’ve just been imagining that it was really me you wanted after all and that I was to stay here for ever and ever. It was a great comfort while it lasted. But the worst of imagining things is that the time comes when you have to stop and that hurts.”

  • Little Women

    Little Women

    In a little cottage home, four sisters dwell. All united by their deep affection for their mother and hopes to please their father, the little pilgrims set off on an everyday adventure to become the best possible versions of themselves.

  • Treasure Island

    Treasure Island

    This story is an adventurous coming-of-age tale about desire, greed and heroism.

  • Little Men

    Little Men

    “It takes so little to make a child happy, that it is a pity in a world full of sunshine and pleasant things, that there should be any wistful faces, empty hands, or lonely little hearts.”

  • Charlotte’s Web

    Charlotte’s Web

    This story is about enduring friendship, the cycle of life and death, hope, perseverance, and not judging a person (or spider!) by what they are instead of their character.