||Oxford University Press
||Fiction - novel
Girls Growing Up
||Ages 13-18: Young Adult
|This is an
||All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
When Mrs. Dashwood and her three daughters find themselves in realtive poverty with only the income of ten thousand pounds ($100,000 per year in current money) to live on, she determines to move to a different part of the country, near a cousin who offers them a suitable residence at a small rent. The elder Miss Dashwood is already in love and her younger sister soon contrives to fall in love as well.
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