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The Little Match Girl

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4 out of 5
Based on 17,427 Ratings and 652 Reviews

Book Description
Hans Christian Andersen's poignant story of a poor child trying to survive on the city streets is among the world's best-loved tales. Andersen, who grew up in the slums of Odense, Denmark, had first-hand knowledge of poverty and neglect. Drawing on his childhood experiences, he created a tale that has touched the hearts of generations. Christine San José captures the heart and lyricism of Andersen... More
Book Information
PublisherBoyds Mills Press
BindingHardcover (67 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date09/01/2002
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About Christine San Jose (Adapter, Author, Narrator) : Christine San Jose is a published adapter and an author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Christine San Jose include Six Swans: A Folktale, The Little Match Girl, The Emperor's New... more
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About Hans Christian Andersen (Author) : Hans Christian Andersen, (April 2, 1805 – August 4, 1875) was a Danish author and poet, most famous for his fairy tales. Among his best-known stories "The Snow Queen", "The Little Mermaid", "The Emp... more
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About Kestutis Kasparavicius (Illustrator) : Kestutis Kasparavicius is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Kestutis Kasparavicius include Cosas que pasan cada dia, Saint Valentine, Brother ... more
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About Kestutisn Kasparavicius (Illustrator) : Kestutisn Kasparavicius is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Kestutisn Kasparavicius is The Little Match Girl.
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7/26/2010 Anezoula Tsimpika said: great, inspiring illustration
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